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The Tiny Pool

Impression: Freer Gallery of Art
Freer Gallery of Art
Number: 167
Date: 1876/1878
Medium: etching and drypoint
Size: 99 x 66 mm
Signed: butterfly at lower right (2-final)
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 3
Known impressions: 22
Catalogues: K.173; M.170; W.73
Impressions taken from this plate  (22)
The Tiny Pool dates from between 1876 and 1878. The butterfly signature, added in the second state, suggests this date.
Other etchings of this period include Pickle Herring Wharf 164, From Billingsgate 165, Free Trade Wharf 171, London Bridge 172, Custom House 179 and Wapping - The Pool 180.