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Old-Clothes Shop, No. 2 (Rag Shop)

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)
Date:
[1884–86]
Medium:
Etching and drypoint; third state of three (Glasgow); in dark brown ink on ivory laid paper
Dimensions:
Plate: 3 11/16 × 6 7/16 in. (9.3 × 16.3 cm) Sheet: 3 11/16 × 6 7/16 in. (9.3 × 16.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.135
Not on view
Signature: In graphite: butterfly monogram and "imp" dating from 1889/90's on reserved tab; in plate: butterfly monogram

Marking: Harris Brisbane Dick, Lugt 1297, verso
Harris Brisbane Dick; Vendor: Dick Estate, U.S. Trust
Kennedy 258 ii/ii; Glasgow 290 iii/iii; Mansfield 254
Howard Mansfield A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etchings and Drypoints of James Abbott McNeill Whistler. Caxton Club, 1909, cat. no. 254.

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. 258 ii/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. 290 iii/iii.



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