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Orange and Gray: Greenwich at Dusk, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Whistler, James Abbott McNeill 1834-1903 (attributed to)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood panel
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1894
Notes:
Sotheby Parke-Bernet, Sale 2690 (April 25-27,1968), lot 176.
Spasovic, Lazar N., 2009.
(Lower right:) (artist's butterfly monogram) signed
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
An orange river view at dusk across the gray waters of the Thames River in London, England. There is a fleet of sailing ships anchored on the left of the middle foreground and there are industrial buildings on the right with smoke coming out of the chimneys.
Topic:
Cityscape--Time--Dusk  Search this
Cityscape--Time--Evening  Search this
Cityscape--River--Thames River  Search this
Cityscape--England--London  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Sailing Ship  Search this
Architecture exterior--Industry--Factory  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61510331
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_92557