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Eagle Wharf

Brooklyn Museum
Accession no: 62.110.5
State: 1/1

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Dr and Mrs Frank L. Babbott, Jr.; given in 1962 to the Brooklyn Museum.  


Paper size:225 x 338 mm  
Plate mark size:137 x 215 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:buff  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:browned at edge, 'antique' laid paper  
Watermarks:lion/ with scimiter over V?  
Ink colour:warm black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:at edges  
Note on foul biting:At edges, and small dots.  
Print note:Warm black ink  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler. 1859.'  
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:'a 41798' on verso; '5325' '5 - 2 - 35', on recto  
Misc inscriptions by others:'15 - brilliant & very early impression - printed by Delatre. S. H.' in hand of Seymour Haden on recto; 'ONE OF SIXTEEN PLATES DESTROYED' on recto; illegible inscription rubbed out on recto  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.