United States of America 1834
- France 1855-60, England 1860-92, France 1892-95, England from 1895
Collection Title: A Set of Twenty- Six Etchings (Second Venice Set) 1886
London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique:
prints, intaglio etching Support: light-weight cream laid paper trimmed to the plate-mark leaving a small tab l.l
Edition State: only state
Edition: Edition of 30; plus 12 extra impressions of 15 plates, and an extra 123 proofs printed by Whistler for Dowdeswell , a total of 1083 proofs.
Publisher: DOWDESWELL AND DOWDESWELL PUBLISHERS
Place Published: 133 New Bond Street. London
Date Published: 1886
Edition Notes: Proved 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)
Assisted by SICKERT, Walter Richard (Great Britain 1860-1942)
Printed in brown ink, from one copper plate
Primary Insc: signed on tab l.l, in pencil [ Whistler's butterfly monogram]; inscribed on tab l.l , in pencil " imp"; etched as part of image u.r [Whistler's butterfly monogram]
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscription c, in pencil " Little Court k.236 / c.31224"
verso: collector's stamp of trefoil c, in brown ink [ Cunningham]
plate-mark 12.6 h x 17.4 w cm sheet 13.2 h x 17.4 w cm
: Kennedy (1910), 236
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.423 Subject
: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.