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United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

The smith, Passage du Dragon 1894 Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic transfer lithograph, printed in cool toned black ink from one stone Support: medium weight cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark; c.r "O.W.P. & A.O.L." [ Chicago( 1998), 220]
Edition State: third state of three
Edition: posthumous edition of 45
Publisher: Philip, Rosalind Birnie
Place Published: Kingston House Studios, 53 shepherd's Bush Road, West London
Date Published: 1903-12-08

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
Primary Insc: signed c.l, on stone [ Whistler's butterfly monogram]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed l.l, in pencil " W 73" verso: circular estate stamp l.l, in blue black ink with initials " RBP"; l.r, in pencil " 1980.3999".
Dimensions: comp 26.8 h x 17.2 w cm sheet 38.0 h x 26.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Chicago (1998), 103
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3999