Thames Warehouses

James Abbott McNeill Whistler1859

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University


  • Title: Thames Warehouses
  • Creator: James McNeill Whistler
  • Date Created: 1859
  • Subject Keywords: business, harbors, labor, marine views
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Signed in plate, lower left: “Whistler. 1859.”; inscribed in pencil on verso, lower center: “Thames Warehouses final proof”
  • Set or Series Title: The Thames Set
  • Print State: First 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 on heavyweight laid paper
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Edition: From the set “A Series of Sixteen Etchings of Scenes on the Thames and Other Subjects,” known as “The Thames Set,” published 1871
  • Dimensions: 1903
  • Bibliography: Kennedy 38 i/ii
  • Associated People: Created by James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)
  • Accession Number: 1947.D1.297