Lot 185: Whistler (James Abbott MacNeill, 1834-1903). Billingsgate, etching on pale cream laid paper, plate size 152 x 226mm (6 x 8.9ins), sheet size 215 x 305mm (8.5 x 12ins), together with etchings by Seymour Haden (The Complete Angler) and Samuel Palmer (Sunset or The Herdsman's Cottage) and other artists as contained in Philip Gilbert Hamerton's Etching & Etchers, 3rd edition, published by Macmillan & Co., 1880 [in an editon of 1000 copies], original publisher's quarter leather binding, with gilt coat of arms of the Signet Library to centre of each cover, rubbed and a little wear to spine, folio. Kennedy 47; MacDonald 9th state/9 for the etching by Whistler. (1)
Dominic Winter's Fine Art & Antiques Auction July 2015
Thursday, 16th July 2015
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