James Abbott McNeill Whistler, American, 1834 - 1903
Etching on paper
Plate: 5 1/4 × 8 in. (13.3 × 20.3 cm)
Sheet: 14 5/8 × 19 7/16 in. (37.2 × 49.4 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Estate of Harold Goddard Rugg, Class of 1906
Place Made: United States, North America
Not on view
Signed, in plate, lower right: 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 McNeil Whistler: Works from the Dartmouth Collection, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 9-March 13, 1988.
Collected by Harold Goddard Rugg (1883-1957, Class of 1906), Hanover, New Hampshire; given by his Estate to present collection, 1957.
E. Kennedy, The Etched Work of Whistler, New York, 1910, no. 182. H. Mansfield, A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etchings and Dry-Points of James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Chicago, 1909, no. 179.
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