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Black Lion Wharf, London - 1859


There’s a lot going on in this etch by James McNeill Whistler: the houses, industry, river, boats - big and small -, merchants and a man in the foreground taking a break maybe. The artist did a wonderful job in capturing it all.

James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London).
Etching; fourth state of four (Glasgow)
The Metropolitan Art Museum, New York, NY