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The Dog on the Kennel

Hunterian Art Gallery
Accession no: 46700
State: 2/2

Collection credit:The Hunterian, University of Glasgow  
Image credit:Photo © The Hunterian, University of Glasgow  
Provenance:Bought by the University of Glasgow at auction, J. & R. Edmiston & Co., Glasgow, 23 April 1958 (lot 90) for £1.10.0.  


Paper size:156 x 159 mm  
Plate mark size:71 x 90 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:removed from book or ledger, a quarter of a sheet, containing old writing in brown ink stating page numbers: '155' (recto) and '156' (verso). Etching at time of French set 1858 (mfm).  
Watermarks:Pro Patria (partial, lower half)  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:Slight overall tone, less on the left side of the print.  
Note on foul biting:Some foul biting along the edges of the plate.  
Print note:The ink looks dark brown/black  


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:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'155' in brown ink on recto at bottom right, on verso at bottom left '156'.  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.