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James Abbott McNeill Whistler
THE EMBROIDERED CURTAIN (KENNEDY 410; GLASGOW 451)
Estimate
30,00050,000
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81
James Abbott McNeill Whistler
THE EMBROIDERED CURTAIN (KENNEDY 410; GLASGOW 451)
Estimate
30,00050,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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James Abbott McNeill Whistler
1834 - 1903
THE EMBROIDERED CURTAIN (KENNEDY 410; GLASGOW 451)
signed with the butterfly and inscribed imp in pencil (on the tab at lower left)
etching printed in dark brown, printing with warm, selectively wiped plate tone, a proof impression between Kennedy's fifth and sixth states (of seven), Glasgow's seventh state (of ten), on laid paper with a Strasbourg Lily watermark (S. S. T. 295)
sheet: 23.8 by 15.9cm.; 9 3/8 by 6 1/4 in.
Executed in 1889, there was no published edition of this work, Glasgow cites 27 impressions.
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Catalogue Note

Other impressions are at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, and Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

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