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The Garden

Impression: Hunterian Art Gallery
Hunterian Art Gallery
Number: 194
Date: 1879/1880
Medium: etching and drypoint
Size: 307 x 240 mm
Signed: butterfly at lower left
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: 'Second Venice Set', 1886
No. of States: 15
Known impressions: 43
Catalogues: K.210; M.207; W.180
Impressions taken from this plate  (43)
The copper plate has no maker's mark. It is close in size to The Dyer 192, and a little smaller than The Traghetto 233, which also have no mark. They may have been made for Whistler in Venice. 6

6: Getscher 1970[more].

It was published by Messrs Dowdeswell and Thibaudeau with A Set of Twenty-six Etchings (the 'Second Venice Set') in 1886. The copper plate was cancelled with crossed diagonal lines in 1887.
The plate is now in the Art Institute of Chicago. 7

7: Acc. No. 1933.709.