The White Palace

James McBey, American (born Scotland), 1883 - 1959


1925; published 1930

Etching on laid paper

Edition of 80; Edition 54/60 in British edition + 20 American edition

Sheet: 17 3/8 × 10 5/8 in. (44.1 × 27 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Helena Mein Wade in memory of her husband, Alfred Byers Wade



Europe, Great Britain


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Inscribed, on plate, lower left: MCBEY Venice 21 September 1925; signed, in black ink, lower right margin: James McBey; inscribed, in black ink, lower left margin: LIV

Exhibition History

British Etchings c.1860-1930, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 7, 1971-January 7, 1972.


Alfred Byers Wade (1874-1949) Collection; to his wife, Helena Mein Wade (1878-1966), New Canaan, Connecticut, 1949; given to present collection, 1950.

Catalogue Raisonne

C. Carter, Etchings and Dry Points from 1924 by James McBey, Aberdeen, 1962, no. 246.

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