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Impression: Art Institute of Chicago
Art Institute of Chicago
Number: 30
Date: 1858/1859
Medium: etching and drypoint
Size: 135 x 99 mm
Signed: 'Whistler.' at lower right
Inscribed: ' "Seymour" ' at lower left (2-final)
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 3
Known impressions: 29
Catalogues: K.31; M.32; T.17; W.23
Impressions taken from this plate  (29)


Three states are known.

State 1

Etching: K0310209
Signed 'Whistler.' at lower right.

State 2

Etching: K0310202
' "Seymour" ' added at lower left.
The reflection of the tree-trunk has been lightened to right of centre.

State 3

Etching: K0310301
The legs are redrawn and brought close together, but their reflections have not been altered; the tree root at Seymour's feet is strongly outlined.