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Shipbuilder's Yard, Liverpool

Hamburger Kunsthalle
Accession no: 34016

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Published in a cancelled set of etchings by the Fine Art Society, London, 1879. Set acquired by J. Littauer, Munich; sold to the Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, 1896.  

 

Paper size:322 x 240 ca mm  
Plate mark size:274 x 152 mm  
Note on size:sheet bound in book, trimmed with deckled edges  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Tab?:no  
Watermarks:no  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  

 

Whistler's sign on plate:butterfly  
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:  
Tab signed/inscribed:no  
Note on the tab:  

 

Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:Seal of Hamburg and 'KUNSTHALLE ZU HAMBURG' stamp (Lugt 1233) in brown ink on verso  
Dealers' stock nos:  
Misc inscriptions by others:  

 

Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  
ID:K1460408  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.