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United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Swan and iris (1883) Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching and drypoint Support: medium-weight off-white antique laid paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: no watermark.
Edition State: 1st state of 2
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1883

Edition Notes: Published by the Fine Art Society; (London) DES LAWSON. Image etched from a painting by Cecil Gordon (English:1851-1882) and published in"Cecil Lawson, a memoir " by Edmund W. Gosse, London 1883. 1. Printed in a warm toned black ink, from one copper plate.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed l.l, in pencil " N47249"; inscribed l.l, in pencil { indistinct);inscribed bot c., in pencil " # 12": inscribed l.r, in pencil " Ku 1117"; collector's stamp of trefoil, u.r, in brown ink [Cunningham]; inscribed l.r, in pencil " 1978.427".
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.5 h x 8.3 w cm sheet 22.8 h x 16.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 241
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.427
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.