Repro ID: PW5486
Title: Thames warehouses, 1859, by James Whistler.
Description: One of Whistler's 'Series of Sixteen Etchings on the Thames', showing the Hermitage Coal Wharf and other wharves in Wapping. This is a busy scene with several sailing ships and lighters. The Coal Wharf later became the Hermitage Steam Wharf, from where the London and Edinburgh Shipping Company ran regular services to Leith.
Creator: James Abbott McNeill Whistler (artist & engraver)
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London