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Longshore men

National Gallery of Australia
Accession no: 78.523

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Provenance:Alfred Beurdeley (1847-1919), Paris. 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:111945  


Paper size:196 x 270 mm  
Plate mark size:150 x 225 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:'oatmeal'  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):wove  
Note on the paper:light weight  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
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Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler - 1859.'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:see signature  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:no  
Whistler's signature on paper:  
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Tab signed/inscribed:no  
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Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:'AB' oval stamp, in black ink (Alfred Beurdeley, Lugt 421).  
Dealers' stock nos:'64/72'. on verso, at lower right  
Misc inscriptions by others:'w.43-' on verso, at lower left; at lower left, 'PTPD'; at upper right, 'k45'; at lower right, '1978 52'.  


Source of information:Museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.