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Hunterian Art Gallery
Accession no: 46739
State: 1/1

Collection credit:The Hunterian, University of Glasgow  
Image credit:Photo © The Hunterian, University of Glasgow  
Provenance:Joseph Whistler Revillon (1886-1955); bequeathed to the University of Glasgow, 1955.  


Paper size:197 x 270 mm  
Plate mark size:153 x 228 mm  
Note on size:Not completely even.  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:The paper colour is pinkish ivory.  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:very light tone  
Note on foul biting:very slight pitting  
Print note:Retroussage evident  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler. - '  
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:Jm: sgd off-centre, to upper right  
Collector's mark:no  
Dealers' stock nos:'A 43946' (?) on verso  
Misc inscriptions by others:'TD F2652', lower margin; '9', upper left corner.  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.