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Bowdoin College Museum of Art
Accession no: 1994.10.339

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Frederick Keppel (1845-1912), New York; given as a wedding present to David P. Becker's parents, 1932; given by David P. Becker to Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 1994.  


Paper size:208 x 293 mm  
Plate mark size:152 x 228 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:cream  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:'modern' laid (post 1800) paper.  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:clean wiped  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:Quite a good impression giving an effect of depth; note row of etched blobs in the sky  


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: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:'27936' on verso  
Misc inscriptions by others:'ox' on verso  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.