James A. WHISTLER, Marchand de vin Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Marchand de vin (1892-93) Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio Etching Support: Light-weight cream tissue with chain lines, trimmed to the plate-mark leaving a small tab l.l.
Edition State: only state
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill
Date Published: 1893

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.l on tab, in pencil [Whistler's butterfly monogram " imp": inscribed c.r, on plate [Whistler's butterfly monogram]
Secondary Insc: Inscribed as part of image c.l " CIDRE/ RUE MAZARINE/ BADOM".
Tertiary Insc: Verso: collector's monogram stamp verso of tab, in blue ink " HM ( encircled)" [ Howard Mansfield, legal consultant, New York b: 1849-?Lugt 1342]; collector's stamp c., in black ink "HW" [Harris G. Whittemore Lugt 1342A]; collector's stamp of trefoil c., in brown ink [ Cunningham]; inscribed l.r,in pencil " 18934" ; l.r, in pencil" 1978.442".
Dimensions: plate-mark 8.2 h x 20.2 w cm sheet 8.6 h x 20.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 421
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.442
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.