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Lobster Pots - Selsea Bill

Impression: Art Institute of Chicago
Art Institute of Chicago
Number: 241
Date: 1880/1881
Medium: etching and drypoint
Size: 121 x 203 mm
Signed: butterfly at lower right
Inscribed: 'Selsea Bill'
Set/Publication: 'Second Venice Set', 1886
No. of States: 4
Known impressions: 32
Catalogues: K.235; M.233; W.174
Impressions taken from this plate  (32)
Lobster Pots - Selsea Bill dates from 1880 or 1881. The butterfly is consistent with this date. It was first exhibited in 1883. 1

It was published by Messrs Dowdeswell and Thibaudeau with A Set of Twenty-six Etchings (the 'Second Venice Set') in 1886.

1: London FAS 1883 ( 23).