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    James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)
    Rotherhithe, sixth state of six, 1871
    Etching and drypoint on paper
    10-7/8 x 7-3/4 inches (27.6 x 19.7 cm) (plate)
    14-5/8 x 10-1/4 inches (37.1 x 26 cm) (sheet)
    Ed. 118
    Signed and dated in plate
    Published by Frederick Standridge Ellis, London

    PROVENANCE:
    Frederick Keppel & Co., Rare Engravings and Etchings, New York.

    LITERATURE:
    Kennedy, 70;
    Glasgow, 70.


    More information about James Abbott McNeill Whistler, also known as Whistler, James Abbott McNeill, Whistler, James A. McNeill, Whistler, James Abbott MacNeil.

    Condition Report*: Sheet is hinged at top corners verso; light overall paper discoloration and foxing with minor matburn; a few soft handling creases; framed under glass. Framed Dimensions 18.5 X 14.75 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2018
    21st-23rd Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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