The Two Doorways
|Medium:||etching and drypoint|
|Size:||204 x 296 mm|
|Signed:||butterfly at left (4-final)|
|Set/Publication:||'First Venice Set', 1880|
|No. of States:||13|
|Catalogues:||K.193; M.190; W.158|
|Impressions taken from this plate (54)|
The Two Doorways 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.
It was published in Venice, a Series of Twelve Etchings (the 'First Venice Set') in 1880.
Related etchings from this period include The Doorway 193, Wool Carders 195, The Balcony 202, Nocturne: Furnace 208 and Stables 228.