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JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER | The Rialto (Kennedy 211; Glasgow 199)

Estimate
7,000 - 10,000 GBP
Sold
9,375 GBP
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Description

  • James McNeill Whistler
  • The Rialto (Kennedy 211; Glasgow 199)
  • signed with the butterfly with shaded wings and inscribed imp in pencil (on the tab at lower left)
  • etching with drypoint, printing with plate tone, an atmospheric, selectively wiped impression of Kennedy and Glasgow's first state (of three), on laid paper with a WW watermark
  • sheet: 29.9 by 20.2cm.; 11 3/4 by 8in.
  • Executed between 1879 and 1880, Glasgow cites 36 impressions of this subject.

Provenance

Ex coll. Albert W. Scholle (L. 2923a); Harris Whittemore (L. 1384a)
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