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Sketch after Cecil Lawson's "Swan and Iris"

National Gallery of Australia
Accession no: 78.427

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Image credit:  
Provenance: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:111753  


Paper size:228 x 162 mm  
Plate mark size:135 x 83 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:off-white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:medium-weight 'antique' laid paper  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:  
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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  
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Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:'CCC' trefoil stamp (C.C. Cunningham) on verso, at upper right, in brown ink.  
Dealers' stock nos:'N 47249' on verso, at lower left; 'Ku 1117' at lower right.  
Misc inscriptions by others:indistinct inscription on verso, at lower left; at lower right, '1978.427'; '# 12' at lower centre.  


Source of information:Museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.