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La Vieille aux Loques

Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la photographie
Accession no: Rés EC 125 Folio
State: 4/4

Collection credit:  
Image credit:Photo courtesy of Bibliothèque nationale de France  
Additional acq. no:D.03570  


Paper size:258 x 184 mm  
Plate mark size:208/209 x 148 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:cream  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light plate tone, darker in lower half  
Note on foul biting:Finger prints all over the right, foul biting in corners, along lower margin, pitting.  
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):  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:recto red oval stamp 'B.N. EST' (Lugt 400); black stamp 'D.03570'  
Dealers' stock nos:  
Misc inscriptions by others:lower left corner 'W14'  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.