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Place Daumont, Tours

Colby College Museum of Art, Maine
Accession no: 2013.407
State: 1/1

Collection credit:The Lunder Collection, Colby College Museum of Art  
Image credit:Photo © Colby College Museum of Art  
Provenance:Estate of George Hammond, Southern California; Annex Galleries, Santa Rosa, CA, 2002. Bought by Peter Lunder, 4 September 2002; given by Peter and Paula Lunder to Colby College, Waterville, ME, 2007.  
Additional acq. no:040.2002  


Paper size:134 x 98 mm  
Plate mark size:134 x 98 mm  
Note on size:rough trim on bottom edge  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:cream  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:'antique' laid, very slight greenish tint  
Ink colour:dark brown  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:some tone left and right edges  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:butterfly  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:Possibly 'Place Daumont' at bottom left  
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:19-30mm from right  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'93' and 'Place Daumont / Tours' on verso  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.