Oriental Shop (Plate B) by John William Winkler

Oriental Shop (Plate B) by John William Winkler

Oriental Shop (Plate B)

John William Winkler

Title

Oriental Shop (Plate B)

 
Artist
Year
1916  
Technique
etching 
Image Size
4 13/16 x 6 15/16" platemark 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
not stated 
Annotations
titled in pencil, lower left margin; in pencil, lower right corner "Wi 70." 
Reference
Winkler checklist 65; 1974 Achenbach exhibition, page 11 
Paper
antique-white laid. 
State
i/i 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
PMJ384 
Price
$600.00 
Description
Part of Winkler's "Chinatown Series" done in San Francisco. "Oriental Shop" was done in 1916 and is the reverse image of an earlier rejected plate (Plate A). A street scene showing the 'Sang Fong Wo' shop with an opium smoker seated to the right.