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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903) The 'Adam and Eve' Old Chelsea

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3248B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)

The 'Adam and Eve' Old Chelsea, 1878, final state (Glasgow, 182iii/iii; Kennedy, 175ii/ii). Butterfly monogram within the plate. Etching on thin Japan paper, plate size 6 7/8 x 11 3/4 in. (17.3 x 29.9 cm), framed.
Condition: Gentle rippling, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $700-900


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Glasgow, Japan, Artists, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Painters, Royal Society of Portrait Painters, Tonalism, Visual arts, Whistler

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