Thomas Robert Way - Mr. Whistler's Lithographs, 1896

Thomas Robert Way (London, 1861 - 1913)

Mr. Whistler's Lithographs, 1896

Printed ink on paper, 22.9 x 14.6 x 1.3 cm (9 x 5 3/4 x 1/2 in.)

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Object details

Accession number

10.b.3.19

Creators

  • Thomas Robert Way (London, 1861 - 1913) - author
  • George Bell & Sons (active London, 1839 - 1986) - publisher

Language

English

Publication Place

London

Binding Description

quarter-bound in white board; brown paper; black stamped lettering; gilded stamped lettering on spine

Provenance

Purchased by Isabella Stewart Gardner from the art dealer Dr. James M. Hart, Boston on 1 December 1896 for $5.

Marks

Inscribed in black ink (on cover): [butterfly signature]Inscribed in pencil (on pasted front end page): J207Inscribed in black ink (on note page): 65 / J.R. Way

Bibliography

Isabella Stewart Gardner. A Choice of Books from the Library of Isabella Stewart Gardner, Fenway Court (Boston, 1906), p. 70.


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Commentary

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