James A. WHISTLER, St James Place, Hounsditch Enlarge 1 /1


United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

St James Place, Hounsditch (1886-88) Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio Etching Support: Medium-weight cream laid paper trimmed to the plate mark leaving a small tab l.l.
Edition State: only state
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".inscribed on plate, top c.r [Whistler's butterfly monogram]
Secondary Insc: inscribed as part of image, on plate, u.r " M&E.LEVY".
Tertiary Insc: verso: collector's stamp verso of tab, in purple ink "HM( encircled)' [Howard Mansfield b.1849-? New York legal consultant Lugt 1342]; collector's stamp of trefoil c, in brown ink [Cunningham]; collector's stamp c., in grey-black ink "HW"[ Harris G.Whittemore Lugt 1342A] inscribed l.l, in pencil " A17093" and " NXX"; inscribed l.r, in pencil " # 604-";inscribed l.r, in pencil " 1978.527".
Dimensions: plate-mark 8.0 h x 17.6 w cm sheet 8.2 h x 17.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 290
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.527
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.