United States of America 1834 – England 1903

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

Fumette 1858
Collection Title: Douze eaux-fortes d'après nature [Twelve etchings after nature] (French set) 1858
Page: no.11
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching and drypoint. Support: light-weight cream Japanese paper, laid onto medium-weight white machine made wove paper.
Manufacturer's Mark: no watermark
Edition State: 4th state of 4
Edition: edition of 70: 20 sets issued in Paris, 50 sets issued in London
Publisher: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill
Place Published: Paris
Date Published: 1858-11-

Edition Notes: printed by DELATRE, Auguste ( France, Paris. 1822-1907) at Rue St. Jacques.171 Paris
Primary Insc: signed l.r, on plate ( diagonally) "Whistler"; inscribed l.l, in plate " Imp.Delatre.St Jacques.171.".
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed l.r on white support, in pencil " 11. Fumette.4th state. verso: octagonal adhesive museum label l, in blue ink " M.F.A/ B.A/ 665"; oval museum stamp, in blue ink " BOSTON ATHENAEUM".
Dimensions: plate-mark 16.3 h x 10.8 w cm sheet 43.6 h x 30.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 13
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.414.13
Subject: Collection: The Charles C. Cunningham collection of James McNeill Whistler etchings and lithographs, acquired 1978.