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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

Nude girl with arms upraised (1873-75) Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio Drypoint Support: Medium-weight cream laid paper trimmed almost to the plate-mark.
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark( partial): c.r edge [tip of a triangle]
Edition State: only state
Publisher: THE FINE ART SOCIETY
Place Published: 148 New Bond Street. London
Date Published: 1879

Edition Notes: Proofs by WHISTLER,James ( Abbott) McNeill ( United States: 1834- Great Britain, 1903) Printed by GOULDING, Frederick ( English,1842-1909) According to the Huntarian Art Gallery, Glasgow, the only known impressions of this work are taken from the cancelled plate. Printed in grey ink, from one copper plate.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: collector's oval stamp l.l, in black ink with initials " BY" interlaced [Alfred Beurdeley] Lugt 421. Verso: inscribed l.l, in pencil" K129"; bot c., in pencil " DTPD";l.r, in pencil "28/48"; l.r, in pencil "1978.524".
Dimensions: plate-mark 19.2 h x 10.0 w cm sheet 19.5 h x 10.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 129
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.524
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.