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Title:

Billingsgate

Maker:

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

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

1859 1878

School/Style:

British

Production
Note(s):

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.

Technique(s):

etching
drypoint

Material(s):

black carbon ink; medium
Japanese paper; support

Dimension(s):

height, plate, 153, mm
width, plate, 227, mm
height, sheet, 188, mm
width, sheet, 264, mm

Acquisition:

given; 1920-12; Thompson, Sir (Henry Francis) Herbert, Bart

Inscription:

signature; image lower right; printed; Whistler. 1859.

Alternative
Number(s):

Wedmore (Whistler); 45; 1899
Mansfield; 46 VII; 1909
Kennedy; 47 VIII; 1910

Documentation:

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

Related Object(s):

P.2080-R; Billingsgate
P.2082-R; Billingsgate

Accession:

Object Number: P.2081-R
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 10175; input: 2000-07-20; modified: 2004-04-01)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10175





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