Artist James Abbott McNeill Whistler, American, 1834-1903
Publisher Messrs. Dowdeswell, English
  • Nocturne: Furnace
Date 1886
Medium etching printed in dark brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed at plate mark): 6 3/4 × 9 1/8 inches (17.1 × 23.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Ralph Harman Booth
Accession Number 42.148
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed in plate, center left edge: [Whistler's butterfly device]
In pencil on tab, lower left center: [Whistler's butterfly device followed by]: ip.
Inscriptions Inscribed, titled in pencil, lower center, verso: Nocturne furnace
Lower right corner: 56666 | ax-
1942-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)