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Arthur Haden

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Accession no: 40.63.4
State: 4/4

Collection credit:Gift of Harold K. Hochschild, 1940  
Image credit:Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art  
Provenance:Given by Harold K. Hochschild (1892-1981) to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1940.  


Paper size:327 x 237 mm  
Plate mark size:225 x 152 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):japanese  
Note on the paper:tissue, lovely soft paper  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone: light tone  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:fine, rich impression with burr  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler - 1859.' in pen - photo  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:see signature  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:no  
Whistler's signature on paper:'Whistler' in pencil on recto  
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:Metropolitan stamp on verso  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:date on plate, touched up in ink to read '1859'; '33.6A.W.' on verso  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.