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San Giorgio

Boston Public Library
Accession no: W.312
State: 4/5

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Harris G. Whittemore (d. ca 1937), Naugatuck, CT, Naugatuck, CT. Arthur H. Hahlo, New York, 13 February 1919 ('AIJU'); Albert H. Wiggin (1868-1951) ('July 1919 BJUJ'); given to Boston Public Library, MA  


Paper size:216 x 305 mm  
Plate mark size:208 x 304 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:cream  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):  
Note on the paper:tipped down; not examined, hinged at all four corners  
Ink colour:dark brown  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:moderate tone overall, heavier at bottom and around edges especially upper corners  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:warm black ink; not a very good impression  


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:no  
Tab signed/inscribed:butterfly 'imp.'  
Note on the tab:butterfly not by Whistler; 92-112mm from left  


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.