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Little Putney Bridge

Art Institute of Chicago
Accession no: 1927.5954
State: 5/5

Collection credit:The Charles Deering Collection  
Image credit:Photo © The Art Institute of Chicago  
Provenance:Charles Deering (1852-1927), Chicago; given by his heirs to the Art Institute of Chicago, IL, 1927.  


Paper size:231 x 320 mm  
Plate mark size:134 x 207 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:cream  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Watermarks:'1814 / 2'  
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 (faint, worn or lightly inked)  
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:'CD' (Charles Deering, Lugt 516); 'F.C.' in graphite at lower right on verso, possibly collector's initials?  
Dealers' stock nos:'81048' at lower left recto; '8717' at upper left recto  
Misc inscriptions by others:''W.146' and 'Fine' at lower left recto; title at lower centre recto; 'Whistler' and '1864' at lower right recto  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.