James A. WHISTLER, Quai de Montebello Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Quai de Montebello 1893 Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio Etching Support: Light-weight cream antique laid paper trimmed to the plate-mark top, l and r edges leaving a small boarder along the bot edge.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso c.l "QHR" (?)
Edition State: 2nd state of 2
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill

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: Inscribed u.l, on plate [Whistler's butterfly monogram] not dated
Secondary Insc: Inscribed as part of image c.r " FOUE DE COMPAS".
Tertiary Insc: Verso: inscribed c., in pencil " K.417 ii Quai de Montebello"; collector's stamp of trefoil stamped twice c.r, in brown ink [Cunningham]; inscribed l.r, in pencil " 179 ( encircled)"; l.l, inscribed l.l, in pencil " C35463"; inscribed l.r, in pencil "1978.419".
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.9 h x 22.9 w cm sheet 15.8 h x 22.9 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1909), 417
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.419
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.