The Little Hat

Impression: Hunterian Art Gallery
Hunterian Art Gallery
Number: 366
Date: 1887
Medium: etching and drypoint
Size: 100 x 67 mm
Signed: butterfly at right
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 1
Known impressions: 8
Catalogues: K.335; M.331
Impressions taken from this plate  (8)
The Little Hat dates from 1887. The butterfly signature is consistent with this date. It was first sold on 17 November 1887. 1

It is similar in size and technique to other etchings of 1887, such as The Fur Tippet: Miss Lenoir [365], The Japanese Dress [371], The Baby, Gray's Inn [288], Children, Portsmouth [301].

1: Whistler to T. McLean, GUW #13018.