United States of America 1834
- France 1855-60, England 1860-92, France 1892-95, England from 1895
Venice, Veneto, Venezia province, Italy
Materials & Technique:
prints, Intaglio Etching and drypoint Support: Light-weight off-white laid paper torn unevenly along left edge.
Edition State: 5th state of 7
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill
Edition Notes: Proofing and printing by WHISTLER,James ( Abbott) McNeill ( United States: 1834- Great Britain, 1903)
The etching plate for this work is in the Hunterian collection, University of Glasgow.
Printed in a dark cool toned brown ink, from one copper plate.
Primary Insc: Inscribed c.l, on plate [Whistler's butterfly monogram".not dated.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed c.l ( vertically),in pencil " Fish-shop, Venice";
l.l, in pencil " k218 5 of 7 ( 5 of 7 in Roman numerals).
verso: inscribed l.l ( upside down), in pencil "E3528"; collector's stamp of trefoil l.l, in brown ink [Cunningham]; inscribed l.r, in pencil " 1978.486".
plate-mark 13.0 h x 22.0 w cm sheet 14.6 h x 28.4 w cm
: Kennedy (1910), 218
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.486 Subject
: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.