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Annie, Seated

National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Accession no: 1949.5.526
State: 1/3

Collection credit:  
Image credit:Photo © National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC  
Provenance:Howard Mansfield (1849-1938), New York; sold through A. A. Hahlo & Co., New York, to Harris G. Whittemore, Naugatuck, CT, 1919. Given by Lessing Julius Rosenwald (1891-1971), Philadelphia, to the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1949.  
Additional acq. no:B-15833  


Paper size:205 x 150 mm  
Plate mark size:130 x 96 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:pale green  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:The same watermark is on the first state impression of Rag Gatherers, NGA 1987.41.62  
Watermarks:Shell, partial (see Chicago 276-277)  
Ink colour:dark brown  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:Light overall tone  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:Signs of scratches on the plate.  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler -'  
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:no  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:'HM' blue stamp (H. Mansfield, Lugt 1342); 'HW' (H. G. Whittemore, Lugt suppl. 1384a); small unidentified stamp 'm' or 'mo', all on verso  
Dealers' stock nos:'9080' on verso  
Misc inscriptions by others:'n.nx-' on recto  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project and museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.