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United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

The manager's window, Gaiety Theatre 1896 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic transfer lithograph,printed in black ink, from one stone. Support: light-weight cream antique laid paper torn from a book; left edge trimmed, top, right and bottom edges deckled.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark:centre left edge [partial crowned crest or shield]
Edition State: only state
Edition: 15 impressions [ listed by the printer] plus 48 posthumous impressions.
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill
Place Published: Kingston House, Studios, 53 shepherd's Bush Road, West London
Date Published: 1904

Edition Notes: This impression is most likely posthumous as Whistler has not signed it in pencil Posthumous impressions printed by the GOULDING Frederick firm printed by SMITH A. on 19th January 1904. lifetime impressions were printed by WAY Thomas (England 1837-1915)
Primary Insc: signed u.r, on stone [ Whistler's printed butterfly monogram]/not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed l.l, in pencil " W114". verso: inscribed l.l, in pencil " 1980.3968".
Dimensions: comp 17.2 h x 13.6 w cm sheet 24.6 h x 18.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Chicago (1998), 150
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3968