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Little Arthur

Kupferstich-Kabinett der Staatlichen Kunstsammlungen Dresden
Accession no: A 1897-312
State: 4/4

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London; sold to the Kupferstich-Kabinett Dresden in 1897.  


Paper size:85 x 62 mm  
Plate mark size:58 x 49 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:buff  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):wove  
Note on the paper:thin paper  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:two even shades of tone, lighter in the background, darker in the shadows (e.g. hands, legs)  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler'  
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:brown round stamp of the Kupferstichkabinett (Lugt 1616) verso  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'Little Arthur' on recto, lower right; 'W13' lower left corner; '1 10' recto lower right corner, erased.  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.