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James WHISTLER

United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

The music-room 1858 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio Etching. Support: Light-weight cream antique laid paper torn from a book with sew holes where the book was bound along left side. The top, right and bottom edges are gilded.
Manufacturer's Mark: large watermark c. [crown?]
Edition State: 2nd state of 2
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1858

Edition Notes: Printed by WHISTLER James (Abbott) McNeill ( United States: 1834- Great Britain, 1903) Printed in a dark brown ink with plate-tone,from one copper plate.
Primary Insc: Signed on plate, l.l, in image " Whistler".
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed l.l, in pencil " Reading"
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.4 h x 21.5 w cm sheet 18.7 h x 30.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 33
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.512
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.