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United States of America 1834 – England 1903

  • France 1855-60, England 1860-92, France 1892-95, England from 1895

The long gallery, Louvre 1894 Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic transfer lithograph Support: light-weight, off white [ with a green cast] antique laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: countermark: "D & C Blauw" below hunting shield of coach horn surmounted by crown ( posthumous) ( see notes)
Edition State: only state
Edition: posthumous edition of 32
Publisher: Philip, Rosalind Birnie
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1903-11-16

Edition Notes: Posthumous impressions by the GOULDING Frederick firm printed by SMITH A. ( employee of the Goulding firm) lifetime impressions were printed by WAY Thomas (England 1837-1915) in an edition of 28 A published edition of around 3000 machine printed impressions were made by WAY Thomas Robert ( 1861-1913) for inclusion in " The Studio 3. no 18 ( 15th December 1894)
Primary Insc: signed l.r, on stone { Whistler's butterfly monogram ]
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed l.l, in pencil " W12, L 83"; l.r, in pencil " 1980.3967".
Dimensions: comp 21.6 h x 15.8 w cm sheet 36.6 h x 22.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Chicago (1998), 86
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3967