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Little Arthur

New York Public Library
Accession no: MEYG
State: 4/4

Collection credit:  
Image credit:Photo © New York Public Library  
Provenance:Given by Samuel Isham to the New York Public Library.  


Paper size:180 x 127 mm  
Plate mark size:57 x 49 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:dark ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):wove  
Note on the paper:  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light overall tone  
Note on foul biting:textures appear to be uneven where the lines were scraped down  
Print note:rather a matt effect in the shadow; the platemark is outside the margin of the japanese paper.  


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:'SAMUEL ISHAM' COLLECTION' stamp on recto; '58021' stamp verso; 'N. Y. PUBLIC LIBRARY PRINTS DIVISION' Stamp verso over number.  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'Little Arthur - Whistler Etchgs. To Avery -' on recto, unknown hand  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.