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The Punt

Victoria and Albert Museum
Accession no: Circ.596-1968
State: 5/6

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Christie's, London, 28 May 1968 (lot 250A) bought by the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, £47.5.0.  
Additional acq. no:EE.1C  


Paper size:208 x 241 (Large ed.) mm  
Plate mark size:116 x 165 ca mm  
Note on size:Practically invisible platemark  
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:some dots at bottom left, faint  
Print note:looks very thin, possibly a reproduction  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler' (cut off at left)'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:'PL. 7' at top right, 'J. Whistler' at bottom right  
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  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.