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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Page of text related to Billingsgate
1859
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.339.3A&B

Seto Shinbei
Inner pouch for Seto ware tea caddy "Hitorine," named by Kobori Enshû (1579–1647)
1600 – 1647
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.532C

Jane C. Stanley
Pines, Summerville, S.C.
1863 – 1940
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.264

Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Stiff Material
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1955/1.205
Several ships are seen at the near right side. In the distance is a city with many tall masted ships along the edge of the water; above are the lines of blustery clouds.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Amsterdam, from the Tolhuis
1863
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.352
A woman in a long dress and hat stands in the foreground of a wintery landscape. She stands in the tree-lined approach to a grand house with numerous gabes and elaborate geometric half-timbered designs on the facade. The scene is viewed from an elevated vantagepoint, thus looking down on the woman, who is seen in profile facing to the left and looking down.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Speke Hall: The Avenue
1870
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.354
A dark interior view is shown with a deep recessed space. At the end of the space is a window; the recessed space is full of reflected light and a woman is seen framed against the bright view out the window. Closer to the viewer, the foreground is filled with domestic objects: furniture on the left with vases stored on top; a wall rack with plates stored on the right and other objects with basins or pots below the plates.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
The Kitchen, One of the 'Twelve Etchings from Nature,' or the 'French Set'
1858
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.330
An old woman in a white cap sits in a cluttered interior. Positioned just inside the doorway, the woman is surrounded by piles of cloth with domestic objects on shelves and walls that gleam in the darkness.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
La Vieille aux Loques
1858
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.327
Groups of figures, mostly men, are seated in an interior gathered around tables. In most cases they lean against the tables, principally the table at the back of the room that is parallel to the picture plane, looking away from the viewer. The exception is the man at the center of the composition, leaning on the table and wearing a cap and coat, who looks at the viewer as he raises his right hand towards his face. At the right are seated a woman and infant.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (North American))
Longshoremen
1859
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.338

Mary Cassatt
The First Mirror (Looking into the Hand Mirror)
1845 – 1926
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.272

Alfred Hutty (American (North American))
Court Activities, Charleston
1877 – 1954
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1954/1.291
A color print depicting groups of women in kimono and men gathered under blossoming trees. The woman to the far right wears a dark kimono with an undistiguishable pattern. The next woman to her left wears a dark kimono with white dots. To her left is a woman wearing a kimono of multiple layers and single colors. She is surrounded by two girls with matching kimono. The final woman to the far left wears similarly colored material, though not as many layers. The man is wearing an outfit of geometric squares.<br />A group of one woman and two men is depicted in the back to the left while another group is entering the scene behind them. In gront of the large group are two men talking. Two men appear to be looking outside the screens of the building, and to the right of them is a group of three women and one man talking.
Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese (culture or style))
A Courtesan and a Porter Carrying food, Sheet 2 from the series of "The Main Street of the Yoshiwara in Cherry Blossom Time" (A five-sheet series)
1767 – 1832
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
1948/1.176
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