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The Fish Shop, Venice

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
Accession no: 1999.7.149

Collection credit:Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Gift of Jean K. Weil in memory of Adolph 'Bucks' Weil, Jr.  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Possibly Miss Rosalind Birnie Philip, Whistler's executrix. Sold at auction, Sotheby's, New York, 15 May 1986. Adolph Weil, Jr, Montgomery, AL; Jean K. Weil, Montgomery, AL; given to the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL, 1999.  


Paper size:157 x 238 mm  
Plate mark size:129 x 219 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
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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:  
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Tab signed/inscribed:no  
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Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:verso in ink, centre right: a trefoil (possibly Rosalind Birnie Philip mark, variation on Lugt 405)  
Dealers' stock nos:'18924' on verso, lower right  
Misc inscriptions by others:no  


Source of information:Museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.