James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)
The Forge, 1861, final state of four (Kennedy, 68). Signed and dated within the plate. Etching and drypoint on laid paper, plate size 7 5/8 x 12 1/2 in. (19.3 x 31.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Laid down, toning, deckled edges to three sides.
N.B. This image was included in Whistler's Sixteen Etchings of the Scenes on the Thames, published in 1871.
The sheet measures and is laid down to card board.8 7/8 x 13 5/8 in. All but the lower edge are deckled.