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The Market Place, Tours

Impression: Freer Gallery of Art
Freer Gallery of Art
Number: 388
Date: 1888
Medium: etching
Size: 271 x 136 mm
Signed: butterfly at left
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 1
Known impressions: 3
Catalogues: K.374; M.374
Impressions taken from this plate  (3)
The Market Place, Tours dates from September 1888. Beatrice and James Whistler visited the Loire Valley, France, during their honeymoon in the autumn of 1888 and visited Tours at some time between 15 and 27 September.
In Tours Whistler etched at least six plates, including Rue des Bons Enfants, Tours [392], Little Market Place, Tours [389] and The Hangman's House, Tours [393].