Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Pool
  • James Abbott McNeill Whistler
    born: Lowell, Massachusetts, United States ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom, France
  • The Pool, 1859
  • The Thames Set, or Sixteen Etchings
  • Where object was made: London, England, United Kingdom
  • etching
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 137 x 214 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 162 x 240 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 5 3/8 x 8 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 3/8 x 9 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0150
Catalogue raisonné

In the foreground, a man rows a boat into a dock with many boats tied up. There is a wharf in foreground and building in background.