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Title:

Reading by Lamplight

Maker:

Whistler, James Abbott McNeill; printmaker; American artist, 1834-1903

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

1858

School/Style:

British

Production
Note:

Second state

Technique(s):

etching
drypoint

Material(s):

black carbon ink; medium
Japanese paper; support

Dimension(s):

height, plate, 161, mm
width, plate, 119, mm
height, sheet, 326, mm
width, sheet, 234, mm

Acquisition:

given; 1923-09; Riches, Mrs T.H.

Inscription(s):

signature; image lower right; printed; J. Whistler
title; sheet lower left; graphite; Reading by Lamplight / (M.30. K.32 W.25) / 2nd state
inscription; sheet lower right; graphite; Given by M.rs T. H. Riches / Sep 1923
number; sheet lower right corner; graphite; 20; 4 written over the 0 of '20'

Alternative
Number(s):

Wedmore (Whistler); 25; 1899
Mansfield; 30 II; 1909
Kennedy; 32 II; 1910

Documentation:

Wedmore, Frederick. 1899. Whistler's etchings; a study and a catalogue.London?: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.

Accession:

Object Number: P.2072-R
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 10125; input: 2000-07-20; modified: 2013-05-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10125





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