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The Mill

New York Public Library
Accession no: MEYG
State: 1/6

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Listed by E. G. Kennedy in 1910 as owned by Walter Steuben Carter (1824-1904). Lydia S. Hays gift to New York Public Library.  


Paper size:162 x 237 mm  
Plate mark size:159 x 237 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:dark brown  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light, even tone  
Note on foul biting:some dots and texturing  
Print note:light even tone  


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:butterfly rather cropped  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:n/a  
Dealers' stock nos:n/a  
Misc inscriptions by others:n/a  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.