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The Little Putney, No. 1 (Little Putney Bridge)

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)
Date:
1879
Medium:
Etching and drypoint; fifth state of five (Glasgow); printed in dark brownish-black ink on cream colored laid paper, as published in 1883
Dimensions:
plate: 5 3/16 x 8 1/8 in. (13.2 x 20.6 cm) sheet: 6 15/16 x 9 9/16 in. (17.6 x 24.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.80
Not on view
Signature: In plate: butterfly monogram
Harris Brisbane Dick; Vendor: Dick Estate, U.S. Trust
Kennedy 179 ii/ii; Glasgow 186 v/v;
Mansfield 176
Howard Mansfield A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etchings and Drypoints of James Abbott McNeill Whistler. Caxton Club, 1909, cat. no. 176.

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. 179.

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. 186 v/v.



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