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What is this?

Two women and a gentleman are shown standing on the deck of a ship leaning against the rail at right. In the distance, a view of a harbor with ships.

This is a print from United Kingdom. It is dated 1876 and we acquired it in 1951. Gift of Edmond C. Bonaventure. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

drypoint on off-white wove paper

Its dimensions are

34.5 x 46.8 cm (13 9/16 x 18 7/16 in.)

It is signed

Upper right, in the plate: J.J. Tissot 1876

Edmond C. Bonaventure was the donor and James Joseph Tissot was the artist of this object.

This object has been included in the following exhibitions:

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18387191/ |title=Print, "The Gallery of H.M.S. Calcutta (Souvenir of a Ball on Shipboard)", 1876 |author=Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum |accessdate=22 April 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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