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Chelsea Wharf

Whereabouts unknown
Accession no: n/a
State: 1/2

Collection credit:  
Image credit:Image courtesy of Swann Auction Galleries  
Provenance:Private collection, New orleans. At auction (Swann Galleries, New York October 2010)  


Paper size:  
Plate mark size:91 x 190 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:cream  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):Asian laid  
Note on the paper:  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:composition apparently traced over a grounded plate as the lines on the verso appear to be transferred etching ground  
Print tone:pale traces  
Note on foul biting:scattered flecks and scratches  
Print note:The sheet was once folded around the copper plate.  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler 1863'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:  
Whistler's signature on paper:no  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:'Cheyne Walk. Chelsea -' at lower right recto  
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:'P.T.75' at lower right recto  


Source of information:Auction house records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.