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The Storm

Yale Center for British Art
Accession no: L.2005-120.12

Collection credit:Robert N. Whittemore Collection, on loan to the Yale Center for British Art.  
Image credit:Photo © Yale Center for British Art  
Provenance:John Caldwell (1882-1907). Pittsburgh, PA. Acquired by the Yale Centre for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2005.  


Paper size:264 x 394 mm  
Plate mark size:157 x 284 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:cream  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):japan  
Note on the paper:  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light  
Note on foul biting:soft texture of flecks  
Print note:warm black ink, quite a strong impression with light burr  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler / 1861.'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:see signature  
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:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project and museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.