James McNeill Whistler

The Lime-burner , 1859

Etching and drypoint

9 3/4 x 6 7/8 inches (24.9 x 17.2 cm); sheet 14 1/8 x 8 x 3/4 inches (36 x 22.5 cm)

An impression in the second (final) state. £18,000

$12,000 - $35,000

The Fine Art Society


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Printed in warm black ink on thin laid japan paper, an impression in the second (final) state, aside from the edition published in "A Series of Sixteen Etchings of Scenes on the Thames and Other Subjects" (the "Thames Set")
Literature: Edward G Kennedy, "The Etched Work of Whistler", New York 1910 No 46; Margaret F. MacDonald, Grischka Petri, Meg Hausberg, and Joanna Meacock, "James McNeill Whistler: The Etchings, a catalogue raisonné", University of Glasgow, 2011, on-line website at http://etchings.arts.gla.ac.uk No 55 Exhibited: London, The Fine Art Society, James McNeill Whistler: Prints, 2016 (22)