Fleur de Lys PassageArtist(s)James Abbott McNeill WhistlerArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1887Medium & Supportetching, printed in dark brown ink on laid paper, trimmed to platemarkDimensions
7 3/16 in. x 3 3/16 in. ( 18.2 cm x 8.1 cm )Credit LineBequest of Margaret Watson ParkerSubject matter
Whistler executed a series of views in London that portrayed Houndstitch and other less affluent areas in the working part of London.Physical Description
Figrues stand or sit in a narrow passgeway that leads back in space to a dark entrance, beyond which a brightly lit arched entry is visible. The flanking buildings that form the passageway are not described; the focus is on the scattering of figures and the entryway in the distance.Primary Object ClassificationPrintCollection AreaWesternRights
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