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Lagoon - Noon

National Gallery of Australia
Accession no: 78.394
State: 2?/3

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Henry Harper Benedict (1844-1935), New York. Charles C. Cunningham (1910-1979), Chicago. Acquired through Robert M. Light, Santa Barbara, CA, by the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 1978.  
Additional acq. no:111653  


Paper size:188 x 204 mm  
Plate mark size:126 x 200 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:off-white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:light weight, 'antique' laid paper, trimmed to the platemark on the right edge only, with a small border left around the other three sides.  
Watermarks:crown and shield  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:brown  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:  
Print tone:with plate 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:  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:  
Tab signed/inscribed:no  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:'HHB' stamp in blue ink at lower left (H. H. Benedict, Lugt 2936); pencil: monogram at centre left; 'CCC' trefoil stamp on verso in brown ink (C.C. Cunningham).  
Dealers' stock nos:  
Misc inscriptions by others:  


Source of information:Museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.