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La Vieille aux Loques

University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor
Accession no: 1950/1.202
State: 4/4

Collection credit:Museum Purchase  
Image credit:Photo © The University of Michigan Museum of Art  
Provenance:Theodore De Witt, New York. Bought by the University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI, 1950.  


Paper size:215 x 155 mm  
Plate mark size:208 x 148 mm  
Note on size:with narrow margins  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Watermarks:Moel Savon  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:Traces of tone near the plate edges at top, left and bottom  
Note on foul biting:as usual  
Print note:A cool black ink--Keppel impression?  


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:butterfly  
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:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project and museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.