James A. WHISTLERBOUSSOD, VALADON AND CO.Thomas Robert WAYThomas WAY, Old Battersea Bridge Enlarge 1 /1

James WHISTLER

United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

BOUSSOD, VALADON AND CO.

publisher (organisation)

Thomas Robert WAY

1861 – 1913

printer

Thomas WAY

1837 – 1915

printer

Old Battersea Bridge 1879 and 1887 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph, printed in black ink from one stone. Support: light-weight off-white paper laid onto a medium-weight white machine wove paper
Edition State: 2nd state of 2
Edition: part of published edition of 100 ( including both states), issued in the portfolio " Notes" by Boussod Valadon and Co.
Publisher: BOUSSOD, VALADON AND CO.
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1887

Edition Notes: Printed by WAY, R.Thomas ( England 1861-1913) and WAY Thomas senior ( England 1837-1915)
Primary Insc: signed on stone c.r, to appear as printed image c.l[ Whistler's butterfly monogram]
Tertiary Insc: verso:collector's stamp of trefoil lower c, in brown ink [Cunningham]; stamped lower c, in brown ink " The William Hays, Fogg Art Museum of Harvard University/ duplicate". verso: inscribed l.c, in pencil "Battersea Bridge/ James McNeill Whistler; inscribed top.c, in pencil [ indistinct]
Dimensions: comp 14.4 h x 33.2 w cm sheet 20.8 h x 34.4 w cm mount 34.2 h x 45.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Chicago (1998), 18
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.469
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.