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The Punt

Scottish National Gallery , Edinburgh
Accession no: ENGLISH 685
State: 5/6

Collection credit:Scottish National Gallery  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Presented by Sir James and Lady Caw to the National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, 1940.  
Additional acq. no:RNP480  


Paper size:167 x 235 mm  
Plate mark size:120 x 166 mm  
Other size:111 x 157 image mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):wove  
Note on the paper:  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:no  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note: 'Whistler 1861' is cut off at bottom left corner, so the '1' is not seen  


Whistler's sign on plate:' Whistler/ [1]861'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:see signature  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:'J. Whistler // London, Published December 1st. 1861, by Day & Son, Lith. to the Queen'; 'PL. 7'  
Whistler's signature on paper:no  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:  
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.