James A. WHISTLER, The barrow, Brussels Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

The barrow, Brussels 1887 Place made: Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching Support: light-weight cream laid paper trimmed to the plate-mark leaving a small tab l.r
Edition State: 3rd state of 3
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill
Date Published: 1887

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.r on tab, in pencil [Whistler's butterfly monogram] "imp"; inscribed c.r, on plate [ Whistler's butterfly monogram]
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed l.l, in pencil " k357 " ;inscribed c.r, in pencil [cursive handwriting] " Barrow, Brussels"; inscribed u.l, in pencil " c354956 LL"; collector's stamp of trefoil c.r, in brown ink[ Cunningham]
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.6 h x 17.6 w cm sheet 12.8 h x 17.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 357
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.421
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.