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The Kitchen

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca
Accession no: 57.222
State: 2/3

Collection credit:Bequest of William P. Chapman, Jr., Class of 1895.  
Image credit:Photo © Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca  
Provenance:William P. Chapman, Jr; bequeathed to Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1957.  


Paper size:341 x 267 (support) mm  
Plate mark size:225 x 157 mm  
Note on size:chine is trimmed to platemark  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:tan on off white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):chine applique on wove  
Note on the paper:  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:tone, wiped cleaner on window area  
Note on foul biting:textured and areas of foul biting  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:'Imp. Delâtre. Rue St. Jacques. 171'  
Whistler's signature on paper:  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:no  
Tab signed/inscribed:no  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:'wpc jr' recto; monogram like an X superimposed over H on verso  
Dealers' stock nos:'c26738' on recto  
Misc inscriptions by others:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.