James A. WHISTLER, Limehouse Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Limehouse 1859
Collection Title: A Series of Sixteen Etchings of Scenes on the Thames and Other Subjects (Thames Set) 1871
Page: no.12
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching Support: medium-weight cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark top edge " HUDELIST" [partial, horizontal watermark]
Edition State: 3rd state of 3
Edition: edition of 100
Publisher: Messrs Ellis and Green
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1871

Edition Notes: Initial proofs and impressions by WHISTLER, James (Abbott) McNeill ( United States: 1834-Great Britain-1903) and DELATRE Auguste ( France, Paris: 1822-1907) Published set issued by Ellis and Green Later impressions printed by Frederick Goulding.
Primary Insc: signed and dated l.r, on plate( diagonally) "Whistler. 1859"
Secondary Insc: Inscribed as part of image u.r corner" RMA".
Tertiary Insc: Verso: collector's stamp of trefoil u.l, in brown ink ( Cunningham)
Dimensions: plate-mark 12.6 h x 20.2 w cm sheet 26.4 h x 36.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 40
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.459
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.