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Library of Congress
Accession no: FP-XIX-W576, no. 317
State: 1/3

Collection credit:Pennell Fund, 1941  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Jules Gerbeau (d. 1906), Paris. H. Wunderlich & Co., New York (stock no. a 45023). Bought with the Pennell Fund for the Library of Congress, Washington, DC.  


Paper size:80 x 176 mm  
Plate mark size:80 x 176 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:pale traces  
Note on foul biting:scattered flecks  
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:butterfly 'imp.'  
Note on the tab:at 30 to 41 mm; h 4 mm  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:'JG' triangular stamp (Jules Gerbeau, Lugt 1166)  
Dealers' stock nos:'a 45023' at lower left verso  
Misc inscriptions by others:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.