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The Punt

Boston Museum of Fine Arts
Accession no: 37.2056

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Emily Mott, 1866. William A. Sargent (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, 1937.  


Paper size:163 x 235 mm  
Plate mark size:120 x 165 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:cream  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):wove  
Note on the paper:thick  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:  
Print tone:wiped clean  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:dry  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:see signature  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:'London, Published December 1st. 1861, by Day & Son, Lith. to the Queen'; 'PL. 7'  
Whistler's signature on paper:  
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:  
Dealers' stock nos:  
Misc inscriptions by others:  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.