Chelsea Rags

James McNeill Whistler1888

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

  • Title: Chelsea Rags
  • Creator: James McNeill Whistler
  • Date Created: 1888
  • Subject Keywords: England, labor, London
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Signed in pencil (in artist’s hand?), lower right: butterfly monogram; inscribed in image, center right: butterfly monogram
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1947
  • Materials & Techniques: Transfer lithograph on cream laid paper. Watermark: Fragment letters, undeciphered, Van Gelder Zonen
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Edition: 13 were printed by Way. Published in "Albermarle." Reprinted by Goulding.
  • Dimensions: 1903
  • Bibliography: Way 22; Levy 35
  • Associated People: Created by James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)
  • Accession Number: 1947.D1.265