Sketches including a head and a hat
|Medium:||unbitten; drawn through the ground with an etching needle|
|Size:||64 x 45 mm|
|Signed:||butterfly at lower left|
|No. of States:||1|
|Catalogues:||K.-; M.-; T.-; W.-|
|Impressions taken from this plate (1)|
Sketches including a head and a hat probably date from 1888/1889. The neat butterfly signature appears to date from after Whistler's marriage to Beatrice Whistler (1857-1896) in August 1888. The plate is close in size and subject to another copper plate of a roughly similar date, Black Eagle 439.