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La Vieille aux Loques

Art Institute of Chicago
Accession no: 1894.2031
State: 4/4

Collection credit:Gift of Frederick Keppel  
Image credit:Photo © The Art Institute of Chicago  
Provenance:Given by Frederick Keppel (1845-1912), New York to the Art Institute of Chicago, IL., 1894.  
Additional acq. no:11483 (569 - old acq no)  


Paper size:260 x 202 mm  
Plate mark size:207 x 147 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:light grey  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):China  
Note on the paper:  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler' ('s' reversed)  
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:'119[or 4?]10 c.' at lower left recto  
Misc inscriptions by others: 'lK[underlined] / 569' below lower left platemark corner recto; 'Ex' (in script) at lower right verso; inscribed on mount: 'Keppel ed.'  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.