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Little Putney Bridge

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca
Accession no: 74.057.004
State: 4/5

Collection credit:Bequest of Louis J. Heizmann.  
Image credit:Photo © Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca  
Provenance:Acquired by Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1974.  


Paper size:170 x 296 mm  
Plate mark size:132 x 207 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:light tan  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:darkened  
Watermarks:'HONI SOIT QUI MALY PENSE' coat of arms  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light tone within platemark  
Note on foul biting:soft blurred dots  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:butterfly (pale)  
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:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.