James A. WHISTLER, Two doorways Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Two doorways 1879-80
Collection Title: Venice, Whistler. Twelve Etchings (First Venice Set) 1880
Page: no.2
Place made: Venice, Veneto, Venezia province, Italy
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching and drypoint Support: light-weight, cream, laid paper trimmed to the plate-mark leaving a small tab l.l.
Edition State: 3rd state of 6
Edition: Edition of 100
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1880

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) Assisted by MENPES, Mortimer ( Australia 1855- Great Britain-1938) Printed in dark brown ink.
Primary Insc: printed u.l., from plate:[Whistler's butterfly monogram] drawn on tab l.l, in pencil [Whistler's butterfly monogram]; inscribed on tab l.l "imp".
Dimensions: plate-mark 20.2 h x 29.2 w cm sheet 20.8 h x 29.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 193; Mansfield (1909), 190
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.415.2
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.