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The Pool, 1859, by James Whistler.

The Pool, 1859, by James Whistler.
The Pool, 1859, by James Whistler.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: PW5488
Description: One of Whistler's 'Series of Sixteen Etchings on the Thames', this is a view across the river in the Pool of London. In the foreground a river worker sits in a small rowing boat. This crowded scene of ships and lighters was typical of the many wharves and quays along the Thames.
Creator: James Abbott McNeill Whistler (artist & engraver)
Date: 1859
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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