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The Camp

Impression: Freer Gallery of Art
Freer Gallery of Art
Number: 80
Date: 1861
Medium: drypoint
Size: 288 x 159 mm
Signed: 'Whistler.' at lower left
Inscribed: '1861.' at lower left
Set/Publication: 'Cancelled Plates', 1879
No. of States: 1
Known impressions: 20
Catalogues: K.82; M.82; T.68; W.75
Impressions taken from this plate  (20)


One state is known before cancellation.

State 1

Etching: K0820101
Signed 'Whistler.' (the 't' uncrossed and the top of the 'r' extended) and dated '1861.' at lower left.

State 1 (cancelled)

Etching: K0820208
Cancelled with crossed, curved diagonal lines.
Published in a set of Cancelled Plates, by The Fine Art Society, London, 1879. One impression with cancellation marks apparently predates the publication, for it has scraping marks near the bottom-most cancellation line, which are not visible on impressions from the set, and is signed and inscribed by Whistler in graphite pencil ().