Chelsea Wharf

James Abbott McNeill Whistler1863

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

  • Title: Chelsea Wharf
  • Creator: James McNeill Whistler
  • Date Created: 1863
  • Subject Keywords: England, harbors, London, marine views, piers (marine landings), ports
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Signed in pencil, lower right: “Whistler,” butterfly monogram, ".73"; signed in plate, lower right: butterfly monogram and "Whistler. 1863."; inscribed in margin, lower left: “Chelsea Wharf” and in Whistler’s hand, lower right: “Cheyne Walk Chelsea”
  • Print State: Second of two states
  • 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: Etching and drypoint on Asian laid paper
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Dimensions: 1903
  • Bibliography: Kennedy 89 ii/ii
  • Associated People: Created by James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)
  • Accession Number: 1947.D1.266