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The Lime-Burner

University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor
Accession no: 1986/2.14
State: 2/2

Collection credit:Museum purchase made possible by the Alfred E. Pernt Memorial Fund, in honor of Dr. of Technical Sciences Max H.J. Pernt and his wife Anna Pernt (née Mueller)  
Image credit:Photo © The University of Michigan Museum of Art  
Provenance:R. M. Light & Co., Inc. Santa Barbara, 1986; bought by the University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI, 1986.  


Paper size:299 x 213 mm  
Plate mark size:254 x 177 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:cream  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):Asian laid  
Note on the paper:tissue  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:some light tone over the archway  
Note on foul biting:usual  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler. / 1859 - ' (underlined, lower right corner; 'Whistler', lower left corner, partially removed)  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:see signature  
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:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project and museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.