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The Little Venice

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
Accession no: 1999.7.134
State: 2/2

Collection credit:Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Gift of Jean K. Weil in memory of Adolph 'Bucks' Weil, Jr.  
Image credit:  
Provenance: H. Wunderlich & Co., New York (stock no. a 25251). Kennedy Galleries, New York . Knoedler & Co., New York (stock no. MK 37531). Sold at auction, Sotheby's, New York, 11 May 1989; Adolph Weil, Jr, Montgomery, AL; Jean K. Weil, Montgomery, AL; given to the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL, 1999.  


Paper size:184 x 267 mm  
Plate mark size:184 x 267 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Watermarks:'VG' (possibly Van Gelder countermark)  
Ink colour:  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:  
Print tone:  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


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 'imp' verso in pencil, lower right:  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:no  
Tab signed/inscribed:butterfly 'imp.'  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:verso in ink, two illegible stamps  
Dealers' stock nos:'a 25251' and 'MK 38531' on verso, lower left  
Misc inscriptions by others:'I S –' at lower left on verso  


Source of information:Museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.