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NOCTURNE IN BLACK AND GOLD, THE FALLING ROCKET
James Abbott McNeill Whistler(American, 1834-1903)
- Oil on panel
- 23 3/4 x 18 3/8 in. 60.2 x 46.7 cm Framed: 36 3/4 x 30 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.
- American Art before 1950
- Gift of Dexter M. Ferry, Jr.
- Accession No.
- Artist sold to Samuel Untermyer, New York, 1892; Untermyer family's sale, Parke-Bernet, New York, May 10, 1940, lot 29. Charles Sessler, Knoedler, New York. Scott and Fowles, New York, 1946 Acquired in 1946
- oak, oil, paint, panel, wood, landscape
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