James A. WHISTLER, John Grove Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

John Grove 1895 Place made: Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph Support: medium-weight, cream wove paper.
Edition State: only state
Edition: edition of 6 lifetime impressions and 37 posthumous impressions
Place Published: London

Edition Notes: This print was either printed by WAY Thomas (England 1837-1915) in an edition of 6 in 1895 otherwise it is a posthumous reprint by the GOULDING Frederick firm printed by SMITH A. ( employee of the Goulding firm) in an edition of 37 on the 27th of October 1903
Primary Insc: signed l.r, in pencil [ Whistler's butterfly monogram]; inscribed u.r, on stone [ Whistler's butterfly monogram].
Secondary Insc: Inscribed as part of image u.r, on stone " John Grove . / The Royal Lion".
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed l.l, in pencil " a47576"; l.r, in pencil " 1978.449".
Dimensions: comp 20.8 h x 15.4 w cm sheet 31.0 h x 23.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Chicago (1998), 126
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.449
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.