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Cutler Street, Houndsditch

Impression: Art Institute of Chicago
Art Institute of Chicago
Number: 361
Date: 1887
Medium: etching
Size: 178 x 128 mm
Signed: butterfly at right
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 2
Known impressions: 8
Catalogues: K.292; M.287; W.234
Impressions taken from this plate  (8)


Two states are known before cancellation.

State 1

Impression: K2920101
Signed with a butterfly at right, just below centre.

State 2

Impression: K2920202
The street lamp at the top, to the right of the shop, is shaded with etched lines; shading is added on and to left of the dark interior and between the heads of the two left-most women.

State 2 (cancelled)

Etching: PS_K292_01 (plate)
Cancelled with one diagonal line.

No impression from the cancelled plate is known. This is a digital image based on the copper plate. 18

18: A scan of the copper plate was flipped horizontally, converted to greyscale, and colour inverted, with enhanced contrast.