29 June 2005
Property from the Collection of Mr and Mrs Sanford Weiss, Palm Beach
James Abbott McNeil Whistler (1834-1903)
The Palaces (Kennedy 187)
etching, 1879-80, on laid paper, the second state (of three), signed in pencil with the butterfly on the tab and inscribed 'imp', trimmed to the platemark, a few pale stains and foxmarks showing mostly on the reverse, old glue and remains of hinges with associated skinning in places at the reverse of the upper and lower margins, otherwise in good condition, framed
S. 254 x 358 mm.
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