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La Vieille aux Loques

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond
Accession no: 35.1.34

Collection credit:Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Acquired by Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 1935.  


Paper size:297 x 191 mm  
Plate mark size:208 x 148 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:buff  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):japan  
Note on the paper:tissue  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:very dark blurred texture, dense deep shadow  


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:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'18 x 14' recto, illegible number on verso  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.