The Little Lagoon
|Medium:||etching and drypoint|
|Size:||226 x 152 mm|
|Signed:||butterfly at lower right|
|Set/Publication:||'First Venice Set', 1880|
|No. of States:||4|
|Catalogues:||K.186; M.183; W.152|
|Impressions taken from this plate (58)|
The Little Lagoon dates from 1880. Whistler arrived in Venice in September 1879. He was active in Venice from October 1879 to October 1880 and was back in London in November 1880. The etching was printed between 1880 and 1889.
Other views across the lagoon include The Little Venice 238, Long Lagoon 215 and Islands: Evening 204.