Title to the French Set

James McNeill Whistler1858

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

  • Title: Title to the French Set
  • Creator: James McNeill Whistler
  • Date Created: 1858
  • Subject Keywords: title pages
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Inscribed in plate, lower right: “Douze Eaux Fortes d’apres Nature par James Whistler / Imp. Delâtre. Rue St. Jacques. 171. Paris. Nov. 1858”; inscribed, lower center: “A Mon viel Ami Seymour Haden”
  • Set or Series Title: Twelve Etchings from Nature (The French Set)
  • Print State: Only state
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1947
  • Materials & Techniques: Etching on laid paper
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Edition: Title page from "Twelve etchings from Nature," known as the "French Set" published in 1858
  • Dimensions: 1903
  • Bibliography: Kennedy 25 i/i
  • Associated People: Created by James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)
  • Accession Number: 1947.D1.301