Steamboats off the Tower
|Size:||154 x 225 mm|
|Signed:||butterfly at upper right|
|No. of States:||4|
|Catalogues:||K.149; M.147; W.114|
|Impressions taken from this plate (9)|
Steamboats off the Tower probably dates from 1875. Whistler wrote on one impression, 'From the Custom House - Thames; 75.' (). Furthermore, Beatrice Whistler later listed a drypoint, probably this one, as 'Steamboat off Tower, dry point. 1875'. 1
1: [1890/1892], GUW #12715.
The butterfly monogram is of the form used by Whistler between 1874 and 1875. The Two Ships 143 is of a similar date.