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Annie Haden

New York Public Library
Accession no: MEZAP
State: 2/4

Collection credit:  
Image credit:Photo © New York Public Library  
Provenance:Samuel Putnam Avery (1822-1904), New York; listed by E. G. Kennedy as owned by the Lenox Library, 1910 (Lenox Library became part of New York Public Library, 1911).  


Paper size:245 x 284 mm  
Plate mark size:213 x 195 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):japan  
Note on the paper:very fine fibrous paper  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:very light tone  
Note on foul biting:a few scribly marks at sides  
Print note:good impression with burr; possibly some loss of definition to right of the cloak  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler. 1860.' ('6' reversed)  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:see signature  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:no  
Whistler's signature on paper:'Whistler' at lower right on recto  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:'One of my very best - Whistler' on image and 'Early State -' below image, to right on recto  
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.