Lot 332: JAMES A. M. WHISTLER The Draped Figure, Seated.
03 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
JAMES A. M. WHISTLER
The Draped Figure, Seated.
Lithograph on light tan laid Japan paper, 1893. 212x162 mm; 8 3/8x6 1/2 inches (with legend), full margins. Edition of 107 for L'Estampe Originale, Paris, Album IV (October-December 1893), with the blind stamp on the original support sheet lower right. Signed with the butterfly and inscribed "No. 67" in pencil, lower margin. A brilliant, warm, beautifully-inked impression showing the strong black lines on the hat and the contours of the drapery, and with all the subtle tonal variations distinct. Way 46; Levy 74; Spink 72.