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An image of Fumette by James Abbott McNeill Whistler

James Abbott McNeill Whistler

(United States of America, England 11 Jul 1834 – 17 Jul 1903)

Title
Fumette
Year
1858
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching
Edition
iv of 4 states
Dimensions

16.2 x 10.9 cm platemark; 21.5 x 15.1 cm sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Signed l.r., [incised plate] "Whistler". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1938
Accession number
6772
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Nicholas Draffin (Curator), The bitten image: European etchings from the collection, Sydney, 1980, 13. no catalogue numbers

Peter Raissis, Whistler to Freud: Etchings in Great Britain, Sydney, 2001. cat.no. 88

Exhibition history (2)

The Bitten Image: European etchings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Jul 1980–14 Sep 1980

Whistler to Freud: etching in Great Britain, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 24 Aug 2001–11 Nov 2001