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Fanny Leyland

Library of Congress
Accession no: FP-XIX-W576, no. 108
State: 6 damaged/6

Collection credit:Pennell Fund, 1964  
Image credit:Image courtesy of the Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division  
Provenance:Bought with the Pennell Fund for the Library of Congress, Washington, DC.  


Paper size:324 x 201 mm  
Plate mark size:194 x 131 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:off-white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:the sheet was removed from a book, with old [Dutch] inscription on the verso  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:irregular  
Note on foul biting:a few flecks  
Print note:There are scratches above her head.  


Whistler's sign on plate:butterfly  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:'Fanny Leyland'  
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:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:handwritten inscription in light brown ink on verso.  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.