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This is an original etching by American artist James Whistler.  The title: "Fumette", was created and printed in 1858, as part of the series, "The French Set"  The image measures 6 1/2X4 1/4 inches.  This is the 5th state of 5 which includes the printers address in the lower left corner of the image.

The name whistler is plate signed lower right.  Framed.  This impression is very richly inked with extensive plate tone in the backgroun of the subject.

Eloise ('Fumette') (fl. 1840-1858). Éloise - also called Héloïse - posed for Fumette, Whistler's first partner, Héloïse was a grisette, a vivid and fiery character. A grisette, as described in Henri Murger's Scènes de la vie de Bohème (1848/1851) and Alfred de Musset's poem Mimi Pinson (1845), was a working girl, a young seamstress or milliner, fun-loving and faithful as a lover.

 

$1850.00

This is an original etching by American artist James Abbott McNeill Whistler.  The title is: "La Mere Gerard".  It was created in 1858 as part of the "French Set", created in Paris.  "The sitter probably posed for this etching in Paris in the autumn of 1858, but possibly earlier. Whistler was in Paris until 14 August, and on his return from the Rhineland, after 7 October 1858."  This printing is state 4 of 4 with the edition of the printers address at the bottom edge: "Delatre. Rue St. Jacques. 171".  This is a very rare early printing of that state, done on a sepia colored chin collet adhered to a thicker sheet of Wove type paper.  Under the plate mark is the Whistler pencil signed butterfly monogram.The image measures 5 1/16X3 1/2 inches.  This image appears in the Kennedy catalog as image number 11.  A beautiful, richly inked impression. This etching came to us with a partial label from Kennedy Galleries, N.Y.  Quite Rare!

 

$2450.00

This is an original drypoint etching by British artist William Russell Flint.  The title is: "The New Heir, Stokesay"  It was created and printed in 1931 in an edition of 75.  The image measures 9X13 1/2 inches.  It is printed on an antique laid paper, noted as: "Whatman 1828".  This drypoint is hand signed in sepia ink lower right and Edition numbered as LXXii.  A very rich impression in fine condition.

$625.00

This is an original etching by American artist Peter Moran.  The title is: "Harvest at San Juan Pueblo", this etching was created and printed in 1883.  The image measures 6X12 1/4 inches.  This image is not pencil signed.  A scene of the Pueblo Indians of New Mexico Herding horses.

Printed on a buff toned wove type paper, very good condition.

$495.00

This is an original etching by American artist Thomas Moran.  The title of this work is: "A Tower of Cortes, Mexico", it was created and printed in 1883.  The image measures 12X9 3/4 inches.  Very rich impression, plate signed only.  This etching was printed on a medium weight buff toned wove type paper.

$495.00

This is an original etching by British artist Elyse Lord .  This image measures 7 1/2X6 5/8 inches, pencil signed and editioned as 13/100.  Printed on a thin Japan type paper.  Elyse Ashe Lord (1900-1971) is known predominately as a printmaker and illustrator. She was a member of the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolor and her works are in numerous public institutions including the British Museum. 

$325.00

This is an original etching by James Whistler.  The title is: "Thames Police"  It was created in 1859 as part of his Thames Set series on life on the river.  The image measures 5 15/16X8 7/8 inches.  Printed on a thin laid type paper.  Very richly inked, the Fifth state of Six.  An early rich inking.  Good condition, there is a tear upper right corner of the border, away from the image area.  Enough border for proper presentation.

$2400.00

This is one of the finest etchings by American artist James Whistler.  This image titled: "Black Lion Wharf" was from his Thames series created in 1859.  This image measures 5  7/8 X 8 3/4 inches. Printed on a laid type paper with watermark.  This is an early printing between state iii/iv of iv.  Very richly inked with extensive plate tone throughout.  Very good condition, signed and dated within the plate at the right side of the image.

$3450.00

This is an original etching by French artist Auguste Lepere.  The title of this work is: "Quartiers de pecheurs", it was created and printed in 1915.  This etching is pencil signed and has the edition number of: 38/50.  The image measures 7 1/4X7 3/4 inches.  Printed on a thin laid type paper.

$495.00

This is an original etching and aquatint by British artist Laura Knight (1877-1970)  The title of this image is "Salt and Saucy", Islington Hall.  This etching printed on a medium weight wove type paper.  The image measures : 7 3/4X10  3/4 inches.  Hand signed in pencil lower right border.  Salt and Saucy were the two well known elephants in entertainment circles.

$1200.00

This is an original color wood block print by Japanese artist Urushibara, Yoshijiro.  The title is: "The Resting Place, Scutari", it was created in 1924 after a watercolor by the artists friend and collaborator Frank Brangwyn.  The image measures 6 3/4X8 1/2 inches.  The woodblock is hand signed by the artist in pencil lower left border.  Printed in an edition of 270.

$495.00

This is an original wood engraving by American artist and illustrator Dorothy Lathrop.  The title is:"Snow in Summer", it was created and printed in 1968 as the presentation print for the Print Club of Rochester.  The edition was 75.The image measures 6 3/4X5 inches.

$375.00

This is an original engraving by British artist Stephen F. Gooden.  The title is "Diana", this engraving was created and printed in 1940.  The image measures 5 1/2X5 1/2 inches.  This engraving is pencil signed and dated lower right, It is editioned as 96/110.

This print was the presentation plate for the Print Club of Rochester, N.Y.  Printed on a medium weight wove type paper.

$425.00

This is an original etching by American artist James M Whistler.  The title is "Eagle Wharf", this image was created and printed in 1859.  Signed and dated within the plate.  The image measures 5 7/16X8 5/16 inches.  It is printed on a thin Japan paper which is rare.  This is the only known state before the plate was cancelled.  Its is from is series of Sixteen etchings on the Thames. (The Thames Set) A very fine impression.  Annotated lower left border, "'Tyzac Whiteley & Co"  an alternate title. catalog number is K-41.

$2800.00

This is an original screenprint by American artist Guy MacCoy.  The title is: "Blue Eggs", it was created and printed in 1955.  This screen print is hand signed and titled in pencil in the lower border.  The image measures 7X9 inches.  This screenprint was printed in an edition of 100.  Framed, originally sold by Colllectors of American Art Inc.  Framed and labeled.

$475.00