Artist James Abbott McNeill Whistler, American, 1834 - 1903
Title
  • The Forge
  • Thames Set (series title)
Date 1861
Medium drypoint printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 7 3/4 × 12 1/2 inches (19.7 × 31.8 cm)
Sheet: 8 5/8 × 13 1/2 inches (21.9 × 34.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sheldon Stern
Accession Number F77.125
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed in plate, lower right: Whistler
Marks Stamp in black, lower right corner: BP[ ] | MB. [The BP( ) are in a banderole]
Inscriptions Dated in plate, lower right: 1861
Inscribed in pencil, lower left corner: K.68 III
1978-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)