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Fogg Art Museum, Harvard
Accession no: G5725
State: 5/5

Collection credit:Fogg Art Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund  
Image credit:  
Provenance:E. H. Gray?; acquired by the Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA.  


Paper size:125 x 150 mm  
Plate mark size:101 x 126 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):modern laid  
Note on the paper:margin  
Watermarks:DE ERVEN DE BLAUW  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:very little tone, a little at the bottom  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:A good impression but a bit thin on the figures; burnishing marks around top hat figure at left - his earlier work prints quite clearly  


Whistler's sign on plate:no  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:'[D]ELIGHT / 1861' on barge  
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:verso, pencil initials 'E. H. G' with rounded E  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'E.H.G.' [Greenleaf - Fogg staff]  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.