|Medium:||etching and drypoint|
|Size:||137 x 201 mm|
|Signed:||butterfly at lower left|
|Set/Publication:||Printseller's Association, 1879.|
|No. of States:||4|
|Catalogues:||K.181; M.178; W.147|
|Impressions taken from this plate (49)|
6: Art Journal, 1879, p. 99.
7: The Athenaeum, 14 June 1879, p. 769 (our italics mark the relevant passage).
After Whistler's death it was shown in the Memorial Exhibitions, including the Grolier Club in New York in 1904, and at the Copley Society show in Boston in the same year. H.R.H. the Princess Victoria lent an impression of Hurlingham to the Whistler Memorial Exhibition in London in 1905. 10 Probably she had been among visitors to Hurlingham to see polo played there.
SALES & COLLECTORS
11: Sotheby's, 3 March 1892 (lot 231).
12: Christie's, 13-4 July 1897 (lot 293).
13: William McAloon, Art at Te Papa, Te Papa Press, Wellington, 2009, p. 54.