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Inscription

In graphite by artist on verso: "Rare proof / [butterfly]"

Signed

Below platemark left in graphite: "[butterfly] imp."; in plate lower left "Whistler 1860 [6 reversed]"

Marks

Mark of Bernard Buchanan MacGeorge, Lugt 394 Mark of Howard Mansfield, Lugt 1342 Mark of H. G. Whittemore, Lugt Supplement 1384a

Provenance

Bernard Buchanan MacGeorge (d. 1924, Glasgow, Lugt 394); Howard Mansfield (b. 1849, New York, Lugt 1342); Harris G. Whittemore (d. about 1937, Naugatuck, Connecticut, Lugt Supplement 1384a); Parke Bernet Sale, New York, no. 134; purchased by William Emerson for the MFA; January 1949.

Credit Line

Gift of William Emerson

1860

Catalogue Raisonné

Kennedy 062, second state of two

Dimensions

Platemark: 34.9 x 21.3 cm (13 3/4 x 8 3/8 in.) Sheet: 36.0 x 22.5 cm (14 3/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.46

Medium or Technique

Drypoint

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