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Finette

Whistler, James Abbott McNeill (1834-1903)

Drypoint in black ink on tissue-thin, white, fibrous laid paper

1859

Finette, James Abbott McNeill Whistler

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)

Finette, 1859

Drypoint in black ink on tissue-thin, white, fibrous laid paper

315 x 208 mm. 12 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.

Description

Dimensions: Plate: 290 x 200 mm. 11 3/8 x 7 7/8 in. Sheet: 315 x 208 mm.    12 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.
 

Reference: Kennedy 58, seventh state of ten; Glasgow 61, tenth state of fourteen, before further shading and work to the window, the panelling, and in the background, and prior to cancellation
Signature: Signed in the plate “Whistler” lower right
Provenance:  Harris Whittemore (?), Waterbury, CT; to his friend, John P. Elton (1865-1948), Waterbury, CT; By descent to his heirs, U.S.A