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United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Nursemaid and child 1859 Place made: England
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching and drypoint printed in black ink from one copper plate. Support: light-weight cream Japanese paper with chain lines, trimmed leaving a small boarder around plate-mark.
Edition State: 2nd state of 2
Impression: unknown
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill
Place Published: London

Edition Notes: Proofs by WHISTLER,James ( Abbott) McNeill ( United States: 1834- Great Britain, 1903) Printed by WHISTLER, James ( Abbott) McNeill ( United States: 1834- Great Britain, 1903)
Primary Insc: signed l.l diagonally, on plate, "Whistler"
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed l.r, in pencil " 1975.667.42".
Dimensions: plate-mark 9.8 h x 13.2 w cm sheet 11.4 h x 14.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 37
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Mary Meyer in memory of her husband Dr Felix Meyer 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.667.42