United States of America 1834
- France 1855-60, England 1860-92, France 1892-95, England from 1895
The old smith's story
Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Materials & Technique:
prints, planographic transfer lithograph Support: light-weight golden cream antique laid paper torn from a book.
Manufacturer's Mark: countermark: centre "BB".
Edition State: only state
Edition: edition of 15 plus a posthumous edition of 20
Publisher: Philip, Rosalind Birnie
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1903
Edition Notes: This impression bears the circular estate stamp of Rosalind Birnie Philip indicating that it is a posthumous impression.Posthumous impressions were printed by the GOULDING Frederick firm on the 3rd December 1903.Lifetime impressions were printed by Thomas WAY (England 1837-1915) in 1895".
Primary Insc: signed on stone to appear l.r, in image [ Whistler's butterfly monogram]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed l.l, in pencil "W98"
verso: circular estate stamp l.l, in red ink with initials "R.BP" [Rosalind Birnie Philip]; inscribed l.r, in pencil "1980.4010".
comp 19.8 h x 15.4 w cm sheet 31.4 h x 18.4 w cm
: Chicago (1998), 129
: Purchased 1980 Accession No
: NGA 80.4010