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Jo's Bent Head

British Museum
Accession no: 1920-02-04-1
State: 3/3

Collection credit:  
Image credit:Photo © Trustees of the British Museum  
Provenance:Mortimer Luddington Menpes (1860-1938); given to the British Museum, London, 1920.  
Additional acq. no:PRN: PPA50242  


Paper size:275 x 221 mm  
Plate mark size:223 x 151 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:grey  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid?  
Note on the paper:  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:very light  
Note on foul biting:dots  
Print note:pale tone at top  


Whistler's sign on plate:no  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
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:  
Dealers' stock nos:  
Misc inscriptions by others:  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project and museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.