James A. WHISTLER, Chancellerie, Loches Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Chancellerie, Loches 1888 Place made: France
Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio Etching Support: Light-weight cream antique laid paper trimmed to the plate-mark leaving a small tab l.l.
Edition State: 1st state
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill
Date Published: 1888

Edition Notes: Printed by WHISTLER, James (Abbott) McNeill (United States: 1834- Great Britain,1903) Printed in dark brown ink from one copper plate.
Primary Insc: Signed l.l on tab,in pencil [Whistler's butterfly monogram] "imp"; inscribed c.r, on plate[ Whistler's butterfly monogram]
Secondary Insc: inscribed as part of image on plate lower c " REMENTS".
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed l.r ( diagonally) in pencil " Chancellerie"; stamped collector's monogram l.r, in reddish brown ink " RR[ first R reversed, both enclosed within oval]"; inscribed l.r, in pencil " 1978.4028".
Dimensions: plate-mark 26.8 h x 16.3 w cm sheet 27.2 h x 16.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 383
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.4028