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The Little Lagoon

Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn.
Accession no: 1995.25.1

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Provenance:Queen Victoria (Lugt 2535) [stated on label from Harlow, McDonald & Co., verso of frame; not verified from Royal Stamp on print, verso, since mounted down. In 1906 Edward VII sold Queen Victoria's collection (Mansfield 1909, liii) to Thos. Agnew & Sons (London), where it was bought by H. Wunderlich & Co. (NY), from whom it was probably aquired by Harlow, McDonald. Gift of John P. Howland (B.A. Wesleyan 1835), 1995  


Paper size:314x228 mm  
Plate mark size:225x152 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:  
Colour of the paper:  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:Laid paper mounted on board  
Medium:etching and drypoint  
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Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:  
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Whistler's sign on plate:butterfly  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:no  
Whistler's signature on paper:Butterfly 'imp'  
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Tab signed/inscribed:  
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Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
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Misc inscriptions by others:lower right: 'D9061-2[three digits illegible]'  


Source of information:Museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.