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Out of Study Window

Vue Prise de la Maison de M. Seymour Haden dans Sloane Street Londres Vu de l'Atelier de M. Haden

1859
Sir Francis Seymour Haden (English, 1818–1910)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harrington (1910) 18, First; Drake 17; Schneiderman (1983) 17, IV

Dimensions

Platemark: 10.6 × 25.9 cm (4 3/16 × 10 3/16 in.) Sheet: 15 × 29.6 cm (5 7/8 × 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

M23409

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The plate was etched from an upper window in Haden’s house on Sloane Street, Chelsea, toward Brompton, a section of Knightsbridge.
The landscape panorana has been etched in and there is foul-biting. The clouds in the upper right are coarsely etched and there is a rain shower on the left. With the inscription by Whistler “Out of Study Window, H”.
Published in Études à l’eau-forte (No.I.) The clouds in the center removed, and during printind there is some wear of drypoint. With the signature S. Haden, l.r.
Schneiderman, p. 65.

Inscription

In plate: l.r. S. Haden; l.l. Out of Study Window, H

Signed

On sheet: l. r. Seymour Haden; l.l. oval stamp with F. K. in center

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 10/1/1913 [exact to month]

Credit Line

Frederick Keppel Memorial Bequest