James Abbott McNeill Whistler, American, 1834 - 1903
Etching and drypoint on paper
Plate: 5 1/4 × 7 7/8 in. (13.3 × 20 cm)
Sheet: 9 1/2 × 14 3/4 in. (24.1 × 37.5 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921
Place Made: United States, North America
Not on view
Signed, in plate, lower left: butterfly device
British Etchings c.1860-1930, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 7, 1972-January 7, 1973.
James McNeill Whistler: Works from the Dartmouth Collection, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 9-March 13, 1988.
Collected by Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York, 1951; given to present collection, 1954.
E. Kennedy, The Etched Work of Whistler, San Francisco, 1978, no. 181. H. Mansfield, A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etchings and Dry-Points of James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Chicago, 1909, no. 178.
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