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United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Furniture-shop (1886-88) Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio Etching Support: Light-weight, off-white, antique laid paper trimmed to the plate-mark leaving a small tab l.l.
Manufacturer's Mark: no watermark
Edition State: only state
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill

Edition Notes: Proofing and printing 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 black ink, from one copper plate
Primary Insc: Signed l.l on tab, in pencil [ Whistler's butterfly monogram] "imp".
Tertiary Insc: Verso: inscribed l.l, in pencil "K266 only state"; inscribed l.r, in pencil "113 ( encircled)"; inscribed l.r, in pencil "C354 34AR"; inscribed l.r, in pencil "1978.439".
Dimensions: plate-mark 9.6 h x 16.3 w cm sheet 10.0 h x 16.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 266
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.439
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.