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Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
Accession no: WAG 7435
State: 3/3

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Bought at 'Paddy's' Market, Liverpool by Ian Campbell; presented to Walker Art Gallery, November 1970.  


Paper size:106 x 154 mm  
Plate mark size:106 x 154 mm  
Note on size:chine collĂ© 106 x 153  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:buff on ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):chine collĂ©  
Note on the paper:The two papers are stuck on to a secondary backing card.  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:There is a light print tone that is slightly darker in the foreground and corners.  
Note on foul biting:There is foul biting particularly in the foreground and upper right of sky. In the foreground there are scrim-like marks.  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:'J. Whistler.' (lower left, 's' reversed); 'Whistler' (upper right)  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:'Imp. Delatre. Rue St. [superscript 't'] Jacques. 171.'  
Whistler's signature on paper:no  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:no  
Tab signed/inscribed:no  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'1 1/4', 'Liverdun.', '7435' on verso of backing card.  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.