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Annie Haden

Victoria and Albert Museum
Accession no: 19796
State: 4/4

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Sold as 'Portrait. Annie Haden' by Francis Seymour Haden (1818-1910), London, to South Kensington Museum with 15 other etchings on 1 January 1861 for £10.10.10 for all 16 etchings.  
Additional acq. no:EE.2A  


Paper size:382 x 260 mm  
Plate mark size:350 x 212 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:pale grey  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):India  
Note on the paper:India paper stuck on larger thick wove with V&A blind stamp; dark fibrous flecks  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light tone, slightly more pronounced on right side, also foreground and curtain  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:A fine impression; minor vertical wipe lines evident at right edge  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler.'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:'1860' ('6' reversed)  
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:crowned 'NAL' stamp in black ink in bottom right corner within platemark on recto (V&A, Lugt 1957)  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others: '19796' in black ink within platemark, at lower right corner on recto  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.