Whistler, James Abbott McNeill; printmaker; American artist, 1834-1903
Final state, on Japanese paper
This etching, in the latest state, was published in "The Portfolio", a London art-magazine, in January 1878, after about a hundred impression had been taken on Japanese paper.
black carbon ink; medium
Japanese paper; support
height, plate, 153, mm
width, plate, 227, mm
height, sheet, 188, mm
width, sheet, 264, mm
given; 1920-12; Thompson, Sir (Henry Francis) Herbert, Bart
signature; image lower right; printed; Whistler. 1859.
Wedmore (Whistler); 45; 1899
Mansfield; 46 VII; 1909
Kennedy; 47 VIII; 1910
Wedmore, Frederick. 1899. Whistler's etchings; a study and a catalogue.London?: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Object Number: P.2081-R
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 10175; input: 2000-07-20; modified: 2004-04-01)