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The 'Adam and Eve', Old Chelsea

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Accession no: 1965-50-26

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Provenance:Bequeathed by Mrs. Staunton B. Peck to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1965.  


Paper size:244 x 352 mm  
Plate mark size:175 x 303 mm  
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Whistler's sign on plate:  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:'OLD FERRY WHARF. / J. JOHNSON / COAL MERCHANT'; 'THE ADAM and EVE - / Wine & Spirit Establ'; 'STOP ['S' back to front; 'T' looks like 'P'] / PIT'; 'KEWS' - on buildings  
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Source of information:Museum records and Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.