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Lagoon - Noon

Bowdoin College Museum of Art
Accession no: 1987.26.30
State: 3/3

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Bequeathed by John Nichols Estabrook and Dorothy Coogan Estabrook to Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 14 July 1987.  


Paper size:126 x 203 mm  
Plate mark size:126 x 203 mm  
Note on size:Height with tab: 5 1/4 ins (133 mm), tab height 8mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:cream (?)  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc): laid  
Note on the paper:'modern' laid (post 1800) paper  
Ink colour:dark brown  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:a thin impression  


Whistler's sign on plate:butterfly (faint)  
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:butterly 'imp.'  
Note on the tab:Pencil butterfly dates from 1886/1887, 50-67 mm from left  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'suosgo' or 'suosqo' or 8 u a q o' on verso  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.