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James WHISTLER

United States of America 1834 – England 1903

artist

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

Nocturne palaces 1879-80
Collection Title: A Set of Twenty- Six Etchings (Second Venice Set) 1886
Venice, Veneto, Venezia province, Italy
prints, intaglio
Technique: etching and drypoint
Edition: edition of 30; plus 12 extra impressions of 15 plates, and an extra 123 proofs printed by Whistler for Dowdeswell , a total of 1083 proofs.
Publisher: Dowdeswell and Dowdeswell Publishers
Primary Insc: signed on tab l.l., in pencil [ Whistler's butterfly monogram] ; inscribed on tab l.l in pencil " imp"
plate-mark 29.6 h x 20.0 w cm
sheet 30.7 h x 20.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Kennedy (1910), 202
Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.4025

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