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Bébés, Jardin du Luxembourg

Private collection
Accession no: -
State: 1/1

Collection credit:  
Image credit:Photo Whistler Etchings Project  
Provenance:Howard Mansfield (1849-1938), New York; J. H. Whittemore, Naugatuck, CT. Nesta Spink; bought by a private collector, 2009.  


Paper size:176 x 123 mm  
Plate mark size:173 x 123 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:ivory  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:'antique' laid paper.  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light tone at edge.  
Note on foul biting:small dots or 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:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:'J.H.W.' rectangular stamp on verso (J.H. Whittemore)  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project, owner's records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.