James A. WHISTLER, Old Westminster Bridge Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Old Westminster Bridge 1859
Collection Title: A Series of Sixteen Etchings of Scenes on the Thames and Other Subjects (Thames Set) 1871
Page: no.4
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching and drypoint Support: medium-weight, off white, laid paper, deckled edged along left side.
Edition State: 1st state of 2
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. printed in black ink, from one copper plate
Primary Insc: signed and dated l.l, on plate ( diagonally), "Whistler 1859"
Tertiary Insc: verso: collector's trefoil stamp c., in brown ink (Cunningham)
Dimensions: plate-mark 7.5 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 22.6 h x 36.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 39
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.522
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.