James A. WHISTLER, Late picquet Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Late picquet 1894 Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic transfer lithograph Support: light-weight cream laid paper.
Edition State: only state
Edition: edition of 25
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1894

Edition Notes: proofs by WAY Thomas senior ( England 1837-1915) and WAY Thomas Robert ( England 1861-1913) printed by WAY Thomas Robert ( England 1861-1913) and WAY Thomas senior ( England 1837-1915) Rosalind Birnie Philip had a posthumous edition of 45 impressions printed by GOULDING Frederick ( 1842-1909) on 9th May 1904 This lithograph has the lifetime stamp of Rosalind Birnie Philip indicating this impression is one belonging to the edition of 25 impressions printed during Whistler's life.
Primary Insc: signed u.r, on stone [ Whistler's butterfly monogram]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed, l.l, in pencil " W 57" verso: rectangular estate stamp l.l, with initials "RBP" [ Rosalind Birnie Philip] verso: inscribed l.r, in pencil " 1980.3974".
Dimensions: comp 19.2 h x 15.4 w cm sheet 30.7 h x 17.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Chicago (1998), 94
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3974