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The Dam Wood

Library of Congress
Accession no: FP-XIX-W576, no. 145
State: 1/4

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:H. Wunderlich & Co., New York (stock nos. a 9104, 41274). Henry Harper Benedict (1844-1935), New York. Purchased from the Pennell Fund for the Library of Congress, Washington, DC.  


Paper size:  
Plate mark size:175 x 113 mm  
Note on size:uneven at right and bottom  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:pale buff  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):  
Note on the paper:  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light tone  
Note on foul biting:dots and dashes  
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:  
Collector's mark:'HHB' stamp (H. H. Benedict, Lugt 2936).  
Dealers' stock nos:'a 9104' on recto; 'a 41274' on verso  
Misc inscriptions by others:'10' encircled on recto  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.