Artist Childe Hassam, American, 1859-1935
Title
  • Walt Whitman's Birthplace
Date 1927
Medium etching printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 4 1/2 × 6 3/8 inches (11.4 × 16.2 cm)
Sheet (irreg.): 9 5/8 × 9 1/2 inches (24.4 × 24.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Carl F. Clarke
Accession Number 53.132
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, lower left: June 2nd | [artist's monogram] | 1927
Marks Mark, in pencil, lower right: [artist's monogram] imp
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower left margin: WALT WHITMAN HOUSE | very early proof-
Inscribed, center bottom edge: 14 [circled]
Inscribed, lower right corner: [illegible]
1953-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)