Little Court

Impression: Hunterian Art Gallery
Hunterian Art Gallery
Number: 244
Date: 1880/1881
Medium: etching and drypoint
Size: 127 x 176 mm
Signed: butterfly at upper right
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: 'Second Venice Set', 1886
No. of States: 2
Known impressions: 22
Catalogues: K.236; M.232; W.173
Impressions taken from this plate  (22)


Two states are known before cancellation.

State 1

Impression: K2360104
Signed with a butterfly, on the wall, between the windows at upper right.
The composition is complete.
Published in this and the following state by Messrs Dowdeswell and Thibaudeau with the Twenty-six Etchings (the 'Second Venice Set') in 1886.

State 2

Impression: K2360112
Light diagonal drypoint shading is added on the left leg of the man standing in the doorway.

State 2 (cancelled)

Impression: K2360202
Cancelled with irregular zig-zag diagonal drypoint lines across the image.