Lot 87

JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER (1834-1903), AMERICAN
SIX PLATES FROM THE STUDIO AND ART JOURNAL [WAY, 26, 68, 110, 52 LEVY, 40, 96, 159, 83, 164 SPINK 35, 107, 146, 124] 1890 1894 (2) 1896 (2) 1895


Six transfer lithographs, titles including:
1. GANTS DE SUÈDE
2. LA ROBE ROUGE
3. LITTLE EVELYN
4. THE LONG GALLERY AT THE LOUVRE
5. THE SMITH'S YARD
6. SAVOY PIGEONS

Each on cream wove or laid paper each signed in the stone with the butterfly in the plate. Published by The Studio, London, in an edition of about 3,000 with their blind stamp to the bottom margins, Little Evelyn, published by The Art Journal, with their name and date, March, 1896, printed in black ink along the bottom left edge.


Sheets approximately (5) and one larger 11.1 x 7.8 in — 28.1 x 19.8 cm 8.75 x 4.3 in — 22.2 x 11 cm

Provenance:
By descent to the present Private Collection from her grandfather, her grandfather a student at Cambridge

Note:
Gants de Suède is a portrait of Ethel Birnie Philip, Whistler's sister-in-law, and the sister of Rosalind Birnie Philip.

Estimate: $2,000—4,000

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