James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)
Etching and drypoint; second state of two (Glasgow); black ink on medium weight ivory laid paper
Plate: 4 15/16 x 7 15/16 in. (12.5 x 20.2 cm)
Sheet: 7 9/16 × 12 3/16 in. (19.2 × 31 cm)
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Not on view
Signature: In plate: "Whistler 1859"
Harris Brisbane Dick; Vendor: Dick Estate, U.S. Trust
Kennedy 36 ii/ii; Glasgow 45 ii/ii; Mansfield 35
Howard Mansfield A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etchings and Drypoints of James Abbott McNeill Whistler. Caxton Club, 1909, cat. no. 35.
Edward Guthrie Kennedy, Royal Cortissoz The Etched Work of Whistler: illustrated by reproductions in collotype of the different states of the plates. The Grolier Club, 1910, cat. no. 36 ii/ii.
Katharine A. Lochnan The Etchings of James McNeill Whistler. Ex. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, September 14–November 11, 1984; The Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, November 24, 1984–January 13, 1985. Yale University Press, Art Gallery of Ontario, New Haven, 1984, cat. no. 29, pp. 74-76, 278.
Allen Staley The Post-Pre-Raphaelite Print: etching, illustration, reproductive engraving, and photography in England in and around the 1860s. Ex. cat., Miriam & Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University. New York, 1995, cat. no. 73, pp. 126-7, ill.
Margaret F. MacDonald, Grischka Petri, Joanna Meacock James McNeill Whistler: The Etchings, a catalogue raisonné, University of Glasgow on-line website at http://etchings.arts.gla.ac.uk. University of Glasgow, 2012, cat. no. 45 ii/ii.
Artist: James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)Date: 1854–55Medium: Drawings in pen and ink, graphite, gouache, and black chalk on off-white and toned wove and laid paperAccession: 1970.121.19 versoOn view in:Not on view