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The Fishing Boat

Grafische Sammlung der Albertina, Vienna
Accession no: DG1926/1362
State: 6/6

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Acquired by the Albertina, Vienna, 1926.  


Paper size:164 x 232 mm  
Plate mark size:154 x 232 mm  
Note on size:paper size includes tab  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:light buff  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):Japan  
Note on the paper:stiff  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:brown  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:residual plate tone; slightly darker, horizontally wiped tone in water  
Note on foul biting:virtually none  
Print note:no scraping marks, man covered with fine lines  


Whistler's sign on plate:no  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:no  
Whistler's signature on paper:on tab  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:no  
Tab signed/inscribed:butterfly 'imp.'  
Note on the tab:53 mm from left, 10 x 18 mm  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:verso lower left corner 'Albertina Graph. Sammlg' in circle (Lugt 5e)  
Dealers' stock nos:  
Misc inscriptions by others:recto on tab below butterfly '1362-1926'  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.