James A. WHISTLER, Thames warehouses Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Thames warehouses 1859
Collection Title: A Series of Sixteen Etchings of Scenes on the Thames and Other Subjects (Thames Set) 1871
Page: no.13
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching Support: medium-weight off-white, laid Whatman paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark " J WHATMAN" [ partial watermark vertically]
Edition State: 1st state of 2
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 from u.l corner to centre, from plate " FRED VINK & Co/ ROPE &SAIL MAKERS/ SMITH &SON/ HERMITAGE COALWHARF/ HOARE'S WHARF".
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed l.l, in pencil "Thames Warehouse k38 a11882"; l.r corner, in pencil, "ef" verso: collector's trefoil stamp c., in brown ink (Cunningham)
Dimensions: plate-mark 7.6 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 14.2 h x 27.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 38
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.460
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.