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"Balcony, Amsterdam" 1889

Royal inscr.; v. "Nathaniel Sparks imp." CRE WHISTLER, James McNeill; (American; 1834-1903) PRINT SPARKS, Nathaniel; (English; 1880-1957) On previous visits to Amsterdam, Whistler was fascinated by the reflections thrown by the houses on the canal banks onto the surface of the water. Keen to try to capture the effects of this in his etchings, he returned in 1888 with his wife, Beatrix, and produceā€¦