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Hunterian Art Gallery
Accession no: 46665
State: 4/7

Collection credit:The Hunterian, University of Glasgow  
Image credit:Photo ¬© The Hunterian, University of Glasgow  
Provenance:Possibly passed by family descent to Whistler's great-nephew, Joseph Whistler Revillon (1886-1955); bequeathed to the University of Glasgow, 1955.  


Paper size:411 x 304 mm  
Plate mark size:118 x 79 mm  
Other size:116 x 78 chine coll√© mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:grey on white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):chine on heavyweight plate paper  
Note on the paper:  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:gentle surface tone  
Note on foul biting:Pitting across the print, particularly alongside the figure and the inscriptions, foul biting in the shadow to the left of the figure, manipulated foul biting for shadow to the right of the figure  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler' (crossed 'l' instead of 't')  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:'Imp. Delatre. Rue St. Jacques. 171.'  
Whistler's signature on paper:No  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:  
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:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.