The Rag Gatherers
James Abbott McNeill Whistler, American, 1834 - 1903
Etching on laid paper
Plate: 6 × 3 1/2 in. (15.2 × 8.9 cm)
Sheet: 8 3/16 × 5 7/16 in. (20.8 × 13.8 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921
Place Made: United States, North America
Not on view
Signed and dated, in plate, lower right: Whistler 1858
James McNeill Whistler: Works from the Dartmouth Collection, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 9-March 13, 1988.
Collected by Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York, 1951; given to present collection, 1954.
E. Kennedy, The Etched Work of Whistler, San Francisco, 1978, no. 23. H. Mansfield, A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etchings and Dry-Points of James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Chicago, 1909, no. 23.
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