United States of America 1834
- France 1855-60, England 1860-92, France 1892-95, England from 1895
London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique:
prints, Intaglio Etching Support: Light-weight, cream, antique laid paper trimmed to the plate-mark leaving a small tab l.l.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso l.l ( vertically) , "L( ?) R".
Edition State: 1st state of 3
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1888
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)
The etching plate for this work is in the Hunterian collection, University of Glasgow.
Printed in dark brown ink, from one copper plate
Primary Insc: Signed l.l on tab, in pencil [Whistler's butterfly monogram]"imp"; signed in plate to appear u.l [ Whistler's butterfly monogram].
Secondary Insc: Inscribed as part of image upper c." DAILY / TELEGRAPH ".
Tertiary Insc: Verso:collector's stamp c.r , in black ink " HW"[ Harris Whittemore Lugt 1342], collector's initials l.r, in pencil "ERM"[E.R.MARTIN]; partial circular collector's stamp verso of tab with initials " HM" l.r,in blue ink [Howard Mansfield b.1849-? Lugt 1342]; collector's stamp of trefoil c.l, in brown ink [ Charles C.Cunningham]; l.r, in pencil " No 13"; l.r, in pencil " 1978.437".
Plate-mark 15.0 h x 22.6 w cm sheet 15.4 h x 22.6 w cm
: Kennedy (1910), 269
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.437 Subject
: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.