Out of Study Window
Vue Prise de la Maison de M. Seymour Haden dans Sloane Street Londres Vu de l'Atelier de M. Haden
Sir Francis Seymour Haden (English, 1818–1910)
Harrington (1910) 18, First; Drake 17; Schneiderman (1983) 17, IV
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.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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.
In plate: l.r. S. Haden; l.l. Out of Study Window, H
On sheet: l. r. Seymour Haden; l.l. oval stamp with F. K. in center
PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 10/1/1913 [exact to month]
Frederick Keppel Memorial Bequest