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The Punt

Art Institute of Chicago
Accession no: 1927.5939
State: 5/6

Collection credit:The Charles Deering Collection  
Image credit:Photo © The Art Institute of Chicago  
Provenance:Charles Deering (1852-1927), Chicago; the Art Institute of Chicago, IL, Charles Deering Collection, 1927.  


Paper size:162 x 235 mm  
Plate mark size:120 x 166 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:  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler / 1861';  
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:no  
Tab signed/inscribed:no  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:'CD' stamp (Charles Deering, L. 516)  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'W68' at lower right recto  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.