The Little Venice
|Size:||185 x 264 mm|
|Signed:||butterfly at lower left|
|Set/Publication:||'First Venice Set', 1880|
|No. of States:||2|
|Catalogues:||K.183; M.180; W.149|
|Impressions taken from this plate (54)|
According to Joseph Pennell (1860-1926), the plate was owned by Mortimer Luddington Menpes (1860-1938). 12 Menpes helped Whistler to print some of the Venetian etchings and that may be how he acquired it.
12: J. Pennell, n.d., draft catalogue of Whistler's etchings (cat. no. 221), Library of Congress, Pennell Collection, Box 353.