James A. WHISTLER, Rotherhithe Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Rotherhithe 1860
Collection Title: A Series of Sixteen Etchings of Scenes on the Thames and Other Subjects (Thames Set) 1871
Page: no.5
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching with drypoint Support: medium-weight off white Whatman antique laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark c. " WHATMAN. 19". [ 19.indistinct]
Edition State: 3rd state of 3
Edition: edition of 100
Publisher: Messrs Ellis and Green
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1871

Edition Notes: proofs by WHISTLER, James (Abbott) McNeill ( United States: 1834-Great Britain-1903 This impression printed in a warm toned black ink from one copper plate.
Primary Insc: signed and dated l.l., on plate ( diagonally) " Whistler. 1860"
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed l.l, in pencil " AMNH 25"; inscribed l.r, in pencil "2936". verso: collector's trefoil stamp. u.l corner, in brown ink ( Cunningham); inscribed l.l corner, in pencil "14366"; inscribed l.r corner, in pencil ( cursive writing) "L.P.R"
Dimensions: plate-mark 27.6 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 32.2 h x 23.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 66
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.455
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.