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The Palaces

Whereabouts unknown
Accession no: n/a
State: 6/6

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Leonard Clayton Gallery, New York. Dr George van Houten, Netherlands; sold at auction, Sotheby's, New York, 3 May 2007.  


Paper size:  
Plate mark size:251 x 459 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:off-white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:'light grey'  
Watermarks:Strasbourg Lily in a crowned cartouche, with '1814'  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:grey/black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:no tone  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


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:  
Tab signed/inscribed:butterfly 'imp.'  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:  
Dealers' stock nos:  
Misc inscriptions by others:  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project, owner's records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.