James A. WHISTLER, Study no. 1: Mr. Thomas Way Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Study no. 1: Mr. Thomas Way 1896 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic transfer lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: medium-weight cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: c.r edge " O.W.P. & A.O.L."
Edition State: only state
Impression: posthumous edition of 17
Publisher: Philip, Rosalind Birnie
Place Published: Kingston House Studios, 53 Sheperd's Bush Road,West London
Date Published: 1903-11-19

Edition Notes: Posthumous edition printed 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 10
Primary Insc: signed c. l, on stone [Whistler's butterfly monogram]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower left, in pencil " W107"
Dimensions: comp 18.7 h x 12.0 w cm sheet 38.2 h x 26.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Chicago (1998), 153
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3984