The Lime-Burner, 1859

  • James Abbott McNeill Whistler, American, 1834 - 1903

Etching

  • Framed: Overall: 9 15/16 × 6 7/8 inches (25.2 × 17.5 cm)

Museum Purchase, Beatrice Rogers Fund

2018.4

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ladders
  • Etching
  • Figure (representation)

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, in plate, lower right: Whistler | 1859

Marks, on sheet, lower right: [erasures] Marks, on supporting sheet, lower left

Provenance

(Susan Schulman Printseller, New York, New York, USA); 2018-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

James Abbott McNeill Whistler, The Lime-Burner, 1859, etching. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, Beatrice Rogers Fund, 2018.4.