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Children's Fruit Barrow

Impression: Freer Gallery of Art
Freer Gallery of Art
Number: 347
Date: 1887
Medium: etching and drypoint
Size: 67 x 100 mm
Signed: butterfly at left
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 2
Known impressions: 1
Catalogues: K.365; M.362
Impressions taken from this plate  (1)


Two states are known before cancellation.

State 1

Impression: K3650102
Signed with a butterfly at left, just above centre.

State 2

Impression: K3650101
Right to left diagonal shading (///) in drypoint is added on the doorway, behind the barrow and girl.

State 2 (cancelled)

Etching: PS_K365_01 (plate)
Cancelled with one diagonal line.

No impression from the cancelled plate is known. This is a digital image based on the copper plate. 5

5: A scan of the copper plate was flipped horizontally, converted to greyscale, and colour inverted, with enhanced contrast.