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Whistler with the White Lock

Library of Congress
Accession no: FP-XIX-W576, no. 172
State: 1 (re-issued)/1

Collection credit:Pennell Fund, 1949  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Bought with the Pennell Fund for the Library of Congress, Washington, DC, 11 January 1949.  


Paper size:199 x 122 mm  
Plate mark size:117 x 80 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:light blue  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Medium:etching [and drypoint]  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:With tone, wiped cleaner over face and torso  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:After cancellation  


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:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:inscription on mount: 'purch Jan 11, 1949'  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.