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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903) Soupe à trois sous

Auction:
3100B
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3100B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 11, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)

Soupe à trois sous, 1859, only state (Glasgow, 64; Kennedy, 49). Signed within the plate, identified on a label from Arthur H. Hahlo & Co., New York, affixed to the backing. Etching on paper, plate size 6 x 9 in. (15.2 x 22.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Pale foxing, gentle cockling, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Hahlo & Co., Foxing, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Royal Society of Portrait Painters, Tonalism, Visual arts, Whistler, Glasgow

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