James A. WHISTLER, La jolie New Yorkaise Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

La jolie New Yorkaise 1894 Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic transfer ltihograph Support: light-weight, off-white, translucent oriental tissue with chain lines and fibres.
Edition State: only state
Edition: posthumous edition of 30
Publisher: Philip, Rosalind Birnie
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1903

Edition Notes: Posthumous impressions by the GOULDING Frederick firm at Kingston House, Studios, 53 shepherd's Bush Road, West London printed by SMITH A. ( employee of the Goulding firm) lifetime impressions were printed by WAY Thomas (England 1837-1915) in an edition of 25. This lithograph bears the circular estate stamp of Rosalind Birnie Philip which she had stamped on prints within her collection that were printed posthumously.
Primary Insc: signed c .l, on stone { Whislter's butterfly monogram]
Tertiary Insc: inscribed l.l, in pencil " W61"; l.r, in pencil " 5.3639". verso: circular estate stamp( indicating a posthumous impression) l.l, in brown ink with initials " RBP" [ Rosalind Birnie Philip]; inscribed l.r, in pencil "1980.4011".
Dimensions: comp 22.8 h x 15.7 w cm sheet 27.8 h x 20.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Chicago (1998), 99
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.4011