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C. L. Drouet, Sculptor

Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
Accession no: P.21243

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Given by Denis F. Pilkington to Whitworth Art Gallery, University of Manchester, 1966.  


Paper size:276 x 195 mm  
Plate mark size:227 x 152 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:dark ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):japan  
Note on the paper:'laid' japan  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:very light tone slightly more at the bottom  
Note on foul biting:a few flecks at the bottom and bottom corners  
Print note:good rich impression with burr  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler 1859.' and 'Whistler Maitre Eaufortier'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:'Drouet Sculpteur.' 'Whistler maitre eau forte' extremely faint, top right  
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:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.