Dorothy Sloan -- Books


Texas, California, the Southwest U.S., Mexico & the Borderlands:
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Lot 83

83. WALL, Bernhardt. Following James McNeill Whistler Etcher and Painter 1834-1903. [Lime Rock], [1944?]. 65 etchings (plus cover etching), 54 signed by Wall). Various inks, wove paper. Original grey cloth over grey boards with etching on upper cover (27 x 25 cm), plain grey dust wrapper with etched spine label. Light marginal foxing to binding, a few spots to jacket, interior and etching superior.

     Limited edition (#8 of 103 copies). Weber, p. 44 (calling for 62 plates): “These etchings, actually excecuted in Sierra Madre, present a chronological sequence of Whistler’s career, together with places associated with his life.” ($1,500-3,000)

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