James A. WHISTLER, Bibi Lalouette Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Bibi Lalouette 1859 Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio drypoint, printed in black ink from one copper plate. Support: medium-weight, white, laid paper with deckled left and bottom edges.
Manufacturer's Mark: Countermark centre. ([Bouchet ]
Edition State: 2nd state

Edition Notes: Proofs by WHISTLER,James ( Abbott) McNeill ( United States: 1834- Great Britain, 1903) Printed by WHISTLER, James ( Abbott) McNeill ( United States: 1834- Great Britain, 1903)
Primary Insc: signed and dated l.r, on plate[ diagonally],"Whistler 1859".
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed l.l, in pencil " Bibi Lalouette", inscribed bot c., in pencil " w.30/ k.51 ii" ; l.r ,in pencil "C.22389( crossed out) and " C.37779". verso: collector's stamp of trefoil c.r, in brown ink[ Cunningham]
Dimensions: plate-mark 22.8 h x 15.2 w cm sheet 31.6 h x 20.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 51
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.4021