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Speke Hall: The Avenue

Whereabouts unknown
Accession no: n/a
State: 8/14

Collection credit:  
Image credit:Photograph Whistler Etchings Project  
Provenance:Listed by E. G. Kennedy (1910) as owned by Watson Bradley Dickerman (1846-1923). Brooklyn Museum (loan). Private collection; bought by Dr George van Houten, Netherlands; sold at auction, Sotheby's, New York, 3 May 2007; The Fine Art Society, London, 3 May 2007. Private Collection.  


Paper size:306 x 213 mm  
Plate mark size:225 x 150 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:off-white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:uneven at left and right  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:  
Note on foul biting:on right  
Print note:fine impression  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler 1870 -'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:'Speke Hall -'  
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:  
Collector's mark:  
Dealers' stock nos:  
Misc inscriptions by others:  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project, dealer's records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.