James A. WHISTLER, Early morning, Battersea Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Early morning, Battersea [Battersea Dawn] 1861
Collection Title: A Series of Sixteen Etchings of Scenes on the Thames and Other Subjects (Thames Set) 1871
Page: no.15
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching Support: medium-weight cream laid paper
Edition State: only state
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) Later impressions printed by Frederick Goulding
Primary Insc: signed l.l, on plate( diagonally)"Whistler"
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed l.l.c, in pencil " a81216";l.r.c, in pencil "1978.416" verso: collector's trefoil stamp c., in brown ink ( Cunningham)
Dimensions: plate-mark 11.4 h x 15.2 w cm sheet 22.8 h x 31.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 75
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.461
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.