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Scottish National Gallery , Edinburgh
Accession no: ENGLISH 846
State: 1/1

Collection credit:Scottish National Gallery  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Ernest Stephen Lumsden (1883-1968); bought from Mrs E. S. Lumsden by the National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, 1949.  
Additional acq. no:P. 1732  


Paper size:197 x 315 mm  
Plate mark size:152 x 227 mm  
Note on size:Uneven edges at bottom and right  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:Beige  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:Thin  
Ink colour:Black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone: overall tone, giving a slight warm effect on this paper  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:Good, comparatively restrained impression  


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:  
Collector's mark:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:7/12 //07 no[te] W / NY / on verso [?]  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.