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Chelsea Bridge and Church

Library of Congress
Accession no: FP-XIX-W576, no. 95
State: 7/7

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:E. R. and J. Pennell Collection; given to the Library of Congress, Washington, DC.  


Paper size:183 x 224 mm  
Plate mark size:101 x 166 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):wove  
Note on the paper:the sheet was removed from a book, with red dye along the left sheet edge  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:with selective tone across the top and right of the sky and at left and bottom  
Note on foul biting:as usual; with faint traces of corrosion (or acid droplets?) around the boat at right  
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: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:no  
Collector's mark:Signed 'J Pennell' on verso; 'ERJP' in circle (E. R. & J.Pennell, Lugt suppl. 874a)  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'Chelsea Bridge and Church' at lower left on the recto; '6' at lower right on the recto; 'w' at lower right on the verso  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.