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The Unsafe Tenement

Private collection
Accession no: -

Collection credit:The estate of Pauline K. Palmer  
Image credit:Photo The Art Institute of Chicago  
Provenance:Pauline K. Palmer (Mrs Potter Palmer II); Arthur MacDougall Wood (d. 2007); private collection.  


Paper size:257 x 343 mm  
Plate mark size:157 x 227 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:tan on off-white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):chine on wove plate paper  
Note on the paper:  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:  
Print tone:  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:"Whistler" (the "s" in reverse)  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:  
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):  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:  
Dealers' stock nos:  
Misc inscriptions by others:  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.