The Fishing Boat
|Medium:||etching and drypoint|
|Size:||157 x 234 mm|
|Signed:||butterfly at lower right (1)|
|Set/Publication:||'Second Venice Set', 1886|
|No. of States:||6|
|Catalogues:||K.208; M.205; W.178|
|Impressions taken from this plate (39)|
The copper plate has no maker's mark and is a different size from any other copper plate. It may have been made for Whistler in Venice. 10
10: Getscher 1970 .
It was published by Messrs Dowdeswell and Thibaudeau with A Set of Twenty-six Etchings (the 'Second Venice Set') in 1886. The plate was cancelled with curved and crossed diagonal lines.
The plate is now in the Art Institute of Chicago. 11
11: Acc. No. 1933.704.