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New York Public Library
Accession no: MEYG
State: 6/7

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Royal Collection, Windsor; sold to Thomas Agnew & Sons, London, 1906; H. Wunderlich & Co., New York (stock no. 41947), 1906. Acquired some time between 1910 and 1915 by the New York Public Library.  


Paper size:236 x 82 mm  
Plate mark size:118 x 80 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:buff  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:'antique'  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:very light tone  
Note on foul biting:a lot of dots, (burnishing?), texture, flecks, scratchy  
Print note:good impression  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler' (crossed 'l' instead of 't')  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:'Annie'  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:'Imp. Delatre. Rue St. Jacques. 171.'  
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:'HM' (?) in pencil; 'gd.' in pencil on verso; 'VR' crowned, oval stamp (Royal Library, Windsor, Lugt 2535)  
Dealers' stock nos:'a 41947' on verso  
Misc inscriptions by others:'9418' on verso; 'd / -'  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.