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Seymour, Standing

Library of Congress
Accession no: FP-XIX-W576, no. 6
State: 2/2

Collection credit:Pennell Fund, 1939  
Image credit:Image courtesy of the Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division  
Provenance:Owend by the brother of Francis Seymour Haden (1818-1910), London. Bought with the Pennell Fund for the Library of Congress, Washington, DC, 24 March 1939.  


Paper size:286 x 190 mm  
Plate mark size:99 x 67 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:ivory on off-white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):chine on wove plate paper  
Note on the paper:chine collĂ©  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:no  
Note on foul biting:vise mark at the bottom right; foul biting at the left, a little at the edges, plus flecks  
Print note:An early impression, with marks of scratches from burnishing  


Whistler's sign on plate:'J.W.'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:no  
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:'ERJP' in circle (E. R. & J.Pennell, Lugt suppl. 874a) on verso  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'Unique proof, from the collection of Haden's Brother' at lower right and lower centre right on recto  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.