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The Two Ships

New York Public Library
Accession no: MEYG
State: 5/5

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Given by Mrs Henry Draper to New York Public Library.  


Paper size:289 x 215 mm  
Plate mark size:207 x 132 mm  
Note on size:very rough edges  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:off-white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):wove  
Note on the paper:(browned)  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light tone overall  
Note on foul biting:particularly at bottom right  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:no  
Whistler's signature on paper:  
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:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:old writing (photo); '78998' stamp on verso; 'yC' on verso (photo).  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.