"Eagle Wharf" From The Thames Set: "A Series Of Sixteen Etchings Of "Scenes On The Thames And Other Subjects"
Etching, printed in black ink on medium weight fibrous oriental laid paper; only state, 1859, signed in the bottom plate center "Whistler" ,
State: Only state.
Condition:In very fine condition overall, slight staing, with a missing portion bottom margin.
Sheet: 8 5/8 × 11 5/16 in. (21.9 × 28.7 cm)
Plate: 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. (14 x 21.6 cm)
References: Recorded in the standard texts on the original lithographs of Whistler by Kennedy 41 only state; Glasgow 50 only state; Mansfield 40.
Provenance: Frederick Keppel & Co. N.Y, their original vintage label verso, inventory number D6451.
Framing: offered unframed
Note: Frederick Keppel established the first European style print gallery in America.Keppel came to America in 1864 and became a print dealer in 1868. He was a patron and promoter of the Etching Revival and etchers including Whistler, Zorn, Buhot and Pennell. He gave Félix-Hilaire Buhot his first one-man show in 1888, and about the same time started to buy and sell a large number of Whistler's prints. (source Wikipedia).
Framed in a vintage American Modernist frame in good original condition.
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