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Chelsea Bridge and Church

Fogg Art Museum, Harvard
Accession no: R225NA
State: 7/7

Collection credit:Fogg Art Museum, John Witt Randall Fund  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Acquired by the Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA.  


Paper size:145 x 211 mm  
Plate mark size:102 x 169 mm  
Note on size:margin  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:cream  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):modern laid  
Note on the paper:The paper has an uneven edge at the left and bottom and the bottom right corner has been lost.  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:top of sky quite dark; tone in boats, buildings; slight tone in water, lower in sky  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:no  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:no  
Whistler's signature on paper:butterfly 'imp.' below platemark  
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:The pencil butterfly dates from the 1890s.  
Collector's mark:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'225' and 'W', 'Chelsea Bridge and church' on verso  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.