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Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 8,000
JAMES A. M. WHISTLER Rotherhithe.
Etching and drypoint on antique, cream laid paper, 1860. 275x195 mm; 10 7/8x7 3/4 inches, wide (full ?) margins. MacDonald's sixth state (of 6), with the drypoint lines across the chest and pipe of the man smoking at left. Beehive watermark. A brilliant, richly-inked impression with velvety burr, the multitude of delicate lines in the sky all distinct and with very strong contrasts. Kennedy 66; Glasgow 70.