1834 Lowell MA - London 1903

Nocturne 1879–80

etching and drypoint, printed in dark-brown ink on laid paper; 199 x 290 mm (7 1316 x 11 716 inches)

signed with the butterfly and inscribed imp in pencil on the tab; signed again on the verso with the butterfly and inscribed selected proof and Ex –; another early pencil annotation verso: Marked by Whistler “selected proof ” and signed by him. His “Ex.” means extra fine.

Kennedy 184 fifth (final) state; Glasgow 222 ninth (final) state