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May 04, 2023 at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 32

Lot 32

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
Lot 32 Details
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903), American


photogravure with letters in black ink on heavy textured paper
signed with monogram, titled and inscribed "An original Etching by J. MacNeill Whistler" in the plate; published by The Art Journal, J.S. Virtue & Co., Limited, London
image 5 x 7.8 in — 12.8 x 19.7 cm; sheet 7.25 x 9.75 in — 18.4 x 24.8 cm

Estimate $70-$90

Realised: $60
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
  • James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
  • James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
  • James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)

Zwicker's Gallery, Halifax, NS label verso;
Private Collection, Nova Scotia


Good overall condition.
Mat burn and some bleach spots present.

LOT 32

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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