United States of America 1834
- France 1855-60, England 1860-92, France 1892-95, England from 1895
The fish-shop, busy Chelsea
Chelsea, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique:
prints, Intaglio Etching Support: Light-weight, off-white, antique laid paper trimmed to the plate-mark leaving a small tab l.l.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: l.l vertically: ( crowned shield with hunting horn and "HG" below" ( Chicago(1998) vol 2 no 181)
Edition State: 2nd state of 2
Edition: limited edition
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill
Place Published: London
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 dark brown ink from one copper plate.
Primary Insc: Signed l.l on tab, in pencil [ Whistler's butterfly monogram] "imp"; signed upper l., in plate [ Whistler's butterfly monogram].
Tertiary Insc: Verso: collector's stamp of trefoil c., in pencil[Cunningham]; inscribed l.r, in pencil "105 ( encircled)"; top c. (upside down), in pencil " K26u1" and " C20445"; l.r, in pencil, " 1978.498".
plate-mark 13.8 h x 21.6 w cm sheet 14.0 h x 21.6 w cm
: Kennedy (1910), 264
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.498 Subject
: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.