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Barges, Dordrecht

Impression: Hunterian Art Gallery
Hunterian Art Gallery
Number: 262
Date: 1886
Medium: etching
Size: 66 x 99 mm
Signed: butterfly at lower right
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 1
Known impressions: 10
Catalogues: K.244; M.241
Impressions taken from this plate  (10)
Barges, Dordrecht probably dates from 1886. The butterfly signature indicates a date of 1885 or 1886, but no trip to Dordrecht is otherwise recorded at that time. Whistler first sold two Dordrecht etchings in November 1886. 1

Etchings of Dordrecht include Dordrecht [259] and Little Dordrecht [260].

1: Whistler to T. McLean, [1 November 1886], GUW #13010.