|Medium:||etching and drypoint|
|Size:||120 x 166 mm|
|Signed:||'Whistler - ' at lower right (1-3); partly removed (4-final)|
|Set/Publication:||Junior Etching Club, 1862|
|No. of States:||6|
|Catalogues:||K.86; M.87; T.86; W.69|
|Impressions taken from this plate (35)|
Whistler was seriously ill in the summer of 1861, but had recovered by August, when he went to join Ignace-Henri-Jean-Théodore Fantin-Latour (1836-1904), at Sunbury, the house of Edwin Edwards (1823-1879) on the upper reaches of the river Thames.
1: 'Minutes of the Junior Etching Club,' Victoria and Albert Museum; Lochnan 1984[more], p. 134.
The Punt 082 and Sketching 083 were both printed on 1 December 1861, and published in Passages from Modern English Poets, London, 1862 (Plates 7 and 45).
2: Lochnan 1984[more], p. 134.