Sale 17PM01 | Lot 243

James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Catalogue: Prints & Multiples

Lot Details

Lot 243
James Abbott McNeill Whistler
THE TOILET (W. 6; S./S./T. 10)
Lithotint printed in black, 1878, on cream wove paper, laid on a Japan support sheet, from the published edition for Picadilly of the second state of five and with the text, with good margins, framed.
Sheet 13 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches; 343 x 260 mm.
The sitter is Maud Franklin, Whistler's mistress and frequent subject during this period.


C Property from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond J. Horowitz, sold for the benefit of the Bard Graduate Center

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $17,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Pale lightstain and matstain, the support sheet with a few small areas of old tape residue at top sheet edge verso, a few unobtrusive tiny foxing spots in the margins, a 3/8 x 1 inch loss at top left sheet corner, otherwise in good condition.


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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $17,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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