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Petticoat Lane

Hunterian Art Gallery
Accession no: 46902
State: 1/2

Collection credit:The Hunterian, University of Glasgow  
Image credit:Photo © The Hunterian, University of Glasgow  
Provenance:Purchased by the University of Glasgow at auction, J. & R. Edmiston & Sons Ltd., Glasgow, 23 April 1958.  


Paper size:98 x 132 mm  
Plate mark size:94 x 132 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:thin, semi-transparent  
Watermarks:'PRO PAT[RIA]' (fragment)  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light residual tone, slightly darker along the edges, in particular at the bottom  
Note on foul biting:patch of foul biting top left; slight pitting around and on the figures  
Print note:very clean impression  


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:butterfly 'imp.'  
Note on the tab:75 mm from left; tab 4 x 11 mm; pencil butterfly on tab  


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.