|Medium:||etching and drypoint|
|Size:||178 x 127 mm|
|Signed:||butterfly at lower left|
|No. of States:||2|
|Catalogues:||K.324; M.318; W.241|
|Impressions taken from this plate (11)|
Whistler as President of the Society of British Artists was invited to attend. During the day he made twelve etchings, the 'Jubilee Set', as well as watercolours, such as Silver and Blue: Southampton [m1142], and pencil sketches. 2 A related etching is Dipping the Flag .
1: 'The Jubilee Naval Review', The Times, London, 25 July 1887, p. 7.
2: Sketchbook [m1144], pp. 11, 13.