James A. WHISTLER, The pool Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

The pool 1859
Collection Title: A Series of Sixteen Etchings of Scenes on the Thames and Other Subjects (Thames Set) 1871
Page: no.7
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching. Support: light-weight translucent white Japanese paper
Edition State: 4th state of 4
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)Published by Messers Ellis and Green at 33 King Street. Covent Garden. London
Primary Insc: signed and dated l.l., on plate ( diagonally) "Whistler/ 1859"
Secondary Insc: Inscribed as part of image, in plate " JANE No.6 ( on boat l.c.r) ; COOPER ST./ GEORGES'S WF/ NEW CRANE TO LET".
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed l.l corner, in pencil " k43 (4th of 4"( in Roman numerals) verso: collector's stamp of trefoil c.l, in brown ink ( Cunningham); inscription l.r, in pencil " E1862".
Dimensions: plate-mark 13.8 h x 21.4 w cm sheet 17.2 h x 25.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 43
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.456
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.