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Swan and Iris (Sketch after Cecil Lawson's "Swan and Iris")

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)
Date:
[1883]
Medium:
Etching and drypoint; fourth state of six (Glasgow); printed in black ink on medium weight ivory laid paper
Dimensions:
plate: 5 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. (13.3 x 8.3 cm) sheet: 8 5/8 x 6 in. (21.9 x 15.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.127
Not on view
Harris Brisbane Dick; Vendor: Dick Estate, U.S. Trust
Kennedy 241 i/ii; Glasgow 247 iv/vi;

Mansfield 238
Howard Mansfield A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etchings and Drypoints of James Abbott McNeill Whistler. Caxton Club, 1909, cat. no. 238.

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. 241 i/ii.

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. 247 iv/vi.



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