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Fanny Leyland

Art Institute of Chicago
Accession no: 1927.5946
State: 4/6

Collection credit:The Charles Deering Collection  
Image credit:Photo © The Art Institute of Chicago  
Provenance:C. W. Dowdeswell, London (1832-1915), London. Henry Studdy Theobald (1847-1934), London. H. Wunderlich & Co., New York (stock no. a 42557). Charles Deering (1852-1927), Chicago; given by his heirs to the Art Institute of Chicago, IL, 1927.  


Paper size:323 x 192 mm  
Plate mark size:195 x 131 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:sheet removed from a book  
Watermarks:Arms of Amsterdam  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:Printed with light plate tone.  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:butterfly  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:'F' (in reverse), upper center, and 'Fanny Leyland' (the 'F' incomplete) at upper left  
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:'HST' (Henry Studdy Theobald, Lugt 1376); 'CD' (Charles Deering, Lugt 516)  
Dealers' stock nos:'a 42557' at lower left recto  
Misc inscriptions by others:'Theobald' in dealer's or collector's hand at lower left verso  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.