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Art Institute of Chicago
Accession no: 1954.47
State: 4/4

Collection credit:Gift of Stanley Field  
Image credit:Photo © The Art Institute of Chicago  
Provenance:Published by the Printsellers' Association. H. Wunderlich & Co., New York (stock no. a 27541). Given by Stanley Field to the Art Institute of Chicago, IL, 1954.  
Additional acq. no:RX 1117  


Paper size:228 x 359 mm  
Plate mark size:137 x 202 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:Dark brown  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:The curved 'wiping' scratches in the plate at lower right are barely visible compared to AIC 1927.5956-II/III.  


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:butterfly  
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:'PRINTSELLERS ASSOCIATION' Stamp (Lugt 2051) (barely visible)  
Dealers' stock nos:'a 27541' at lower right recto and again at lower left verso  
Misc inscriptions by others:'3' in a circle, at lower left verso.  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.