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Library of Congress
Accession no: FP-XIX-W576, no. 99
State: 1/1

Collection credit:Pennell Fund, 1949  
Image credit:Image courtesy of the Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division  
Provenance:James Anderson Rose (1819-1890), London. Francis Seymour Haden (1818-1910), London. Howard Mansfield (1849-1938), New York; sold through A. A. Hahlo & Co., New York, to Harris G. Whittemore (d. ca 1937), Naugatuck, CT, 1919. Bought with the Pennell Fund by the Library of Congress, Washington, DC.  


Paper size:280 x 200 mm  
Plate mark size:208 x 132 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:cream  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):Asian laid  
Note on the paper:the sheet was removed from a book; with old glue along the left sheet edge  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:no  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:printed with burr  


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:'Whistler - 8 -' on recto, probably by Whistler  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:' "Fusco"- ' on recto at lower centre  
Tab signed/inscribed:no  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:mh: the 8th. and 8. inscriptions could be JMW?  
Collector's mark:'SH' on recto and 'S. Haden' on verso in pencil. Stamps, 'HM' (Howard Mansfield, on recto and on verso, Lugt 1342) and 'HW' (H. G. Whittemore, Lugt suppl. 1384a).  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'8th.' and '8.' in various hands on recto; 'Rose sale 30 June 1896.' on verso; '14 March 49' on verso; '12834' on verso [LC inscription]  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.