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Windsor (Memorial)

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Accession no: 67.630.60
State: 3/4

Collection credit:Gift of Susan Dwight Bliss, 1967  
Image credit:Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art  
Provenance:Given by Susan Dwight Bliss to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1967.  


Paper size:136 x 95 mm  
Plate mark size:133 x 95 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:'antique' (pre 1800)  
Ink colour:dark brown  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:tone, more at the bottom, smoothly wiped  
Note on foul biting:some texturing  
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. 21.' / 'Rare - few proofs …' [butterfly] on verso  
Tab signed/inscribed:butterfly 'imp.'  
Note on the tab:1887 pencil butterfly  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:The mount tab cuts on to W's inscription on the verso  
Collector's mark:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'Wax / ax / -' and 'ix' on verso  


Source of information:Museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.