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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903) Chelsea Bridge and Church

Auction:
3029B
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3029B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 27, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)

Chelsea Bridge and Church, 1871, final state of seven (Glasgow, 102; Kennedy, 95). Unsigned. Etching and drypoint on fine laid paper, plate size 4 1/16 x 6 5/8 in. (10.2 x 16.8 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Subtle light-striking, crease to corner of margin l.l., pencil annotations to verso.

Provenance: A Maine estate.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

James Abbott McNeill, Drypoint, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Printmaking, Royal Society of Portrait Painters, Tonalism, Visual arts, Whistler, Glasgow

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