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Brushing the Hair

Impression: Hunterian Art Gallery
Hunterian Art Gallery
Number: 94
Date: 1863
Medium: drypoint
Size: 231 x 154 mm
Signed: 'Whistler.' at lower right
Inscribed: '1863.' at lower right
Set/Publication: 'Cancelled Plates', 1879
No. of States: 1
Known impressions: 17
Catalogues: K.93; M.93
Impressions taken from this plate  (17)


One state is recorded before cancellation.

State 1

Not reproduced.
Signed ''Whistler. / 1863' (the 't' not crossed) at lower right.

No impression of this state has been located, although one is recorded. 7

7: Whistler to E.G. Kennedy, [12/15 February 1900], GUW #09799.

State 1 (Cancelled)

Etching: K0930203
Signed ''Whistler. / 1863' (the 't' not crossed) at lower right.

Cancelled lightly with a few crossed diagonal drypoint lines over the heads, and with the girl's face burnished out.