James A. WHISTLER, Chelsea Bridge and Church Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Chelsea Bridge and Church 1870-71
Collection Title: A Series of Sixteen Etchings of Scenes on the Thames and Other Subjects (Thames Set) 1871
Page: no.16
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching and drypoint. Support: light-weight, off white, antique laid paper with deckled edges along the l. and bot. sides, straight edges along the top and right sides.
Manufacturer's Mark: dry stamp embossment l.l.c " HW" (encircled)
Edition State: 6th state of 6
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. This impression printed in a cool soft toned black ink, from one copper plate
Primary Insc: signed l.l.under plate-mark, in pencil, butterfly monogram
Tertiary Insc: verso: collector's trefoil stamp c., printed in brown ink ( Cunningham)
Dimensions: plate-mark 10.2 h x 16.8 w cm sheet 22.2 h x 31.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 95
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.492
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.