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The Fish Shop, Venice

Terra Foundation for American Art
Accession no: 1992.151
State: 10/9

Collection credit:Terra Foundation for American Art, Daniel J. Terra Collection  
Image credit:Photo © Terra Foundation for American Art  
Provenance:Davis & Langdale Company, Inc., New York, New York; Daniel J. Terra Collection, Chicago, Illinois, 1985; Terra Foundation for the Arts Collection, Chicago, Illinois, 1992.  
Additional acq. no:341.2005  


Paper size:  
Plate mark size:127 x 222 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


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:no  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:no  
Tab signed/inscribed:no  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:  
Dealers' stock nos:  
Misc inscriptions by others:'K.218.Fish Shop, Venice/ vii/vii' on verso  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project and museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.