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Salvation Army, Sandwich

Art Institute of Chicago
Accession no: 1938.1926
State: 1/1

Collection credit:The Clarence Buckingham Collection  
Image credit:Photo © The Art Institute of Chicago  
Provenance:Joshua Hutchinson Hutchinson (ca 1829 - d. 1891), London; probably sold at Sotheby's, London, 3 March 1892 (lot 325), bought by Deprez, £3.3.0. Clarence L. Buckingham (1854-1913), Chicago; acquired by the Art Institute of Chicago, IL, 1938.  
Additional acq. no:R 5750  


Paper size:82 x 176 mm  
Plate mark size:80 x 176 mm  
Note on size:.  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Watermarks:Crown over GR  
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:Small additions of drypoint shading on the left and centre gabled houses imply that there was a first state in pure etching without drypoint.  


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:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:Sir John Day (Lugt 526); Clarence L. Buckingham ( Lugt 497)  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.