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La Rétameuse

Los Angeles County Museum
Accession no: M.84.279.2
State: 2/2

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:S. H. Nazeby Harrington (b. 1862), Birkenhead, UK. Julius L. and Anita Zelman Collection; gift to Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA, 1984.  


Paper size:  
Plate mark size:110 x 89 mm  
Note on size:rem Check size - other prints are not 8.5" but ~3.5"  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:tan  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):chine appliqué on wove  
Note on the paper:heavy weight wove  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light tone  
Note on foul biting:at top right.  
Print note:warm black ink  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler.'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:'Imp. Delatre. Rue St. [superscript 't'] 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:'HNH' stamp (S. H. Nazeby Hamilton, Lugt 1347).  
Dealers' stock nos:  
Misc inscriptions by others:  


Source of information:Museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.