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The Pool

National Gallery of Australia
Accession no: 78.456
State: 6/6

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Charles C. Cunningham (1910-1979), Chicago. Acquired through Robert M. Light, Santa Barbara, CA, by the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 1978.  
Additional acq. no:111811  


Paper size:172 x 256 mm  
Plate mark size:138 x 214 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):japanese  
Note on the paper:light weight and translucent.  
Ink colour:  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler / 1859'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:on signboards: 'COOPER ST. / GEORGE'S WF / NEW CRANE TO LET'; on boat at lower centre right: 'JANE No. 6'  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:no  
Whistler's signature on paper:  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:  
Tab signed/inscribed:no  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:'CCC' trefoil stamp on verso in brown ink (C.C. Cunningham).  
Dealers' stock nos:'E1862' on verso, at lower left  
Misc inscriptions by others:'k43 (IVth of IV)' on recto, at lower left.  


Source of information:Museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.