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The Venetian Mast

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Accession no: 1940-1-1

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Provenance:Acquired by the Philadelphia Museum of Art (by exchange) for the William S. Pilling Collection, 1940.  


Paper size:340 x 156 mm  
Plate mark size:340 x 165 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
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Ink colour:brown  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:  
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Whistler's sign on plate:  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:  
Whistler's signature on paper:  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:  
Tab signed/inscribed:butterfly 'imp.'  
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Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):  
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Collector's mark:  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'Ballard Coll.' at lower right verso  


Source of information:Museum records and Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.