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The Bonnet-Shop

Impression: Freer Gallery of Art
Freer Gallery of Art
Number: 254
Date: 1886/1888
Medium: etching and drypoint
Size: 99 x 67 mm
Signed: butterfly at lower left
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 1
Known impressions: 1
Catalogues: K.253; M.249
Impressions taken from this plate  (1)
The copper plate has not been located. It was cancelled with multiple crossed diagonal lines.
It was of a size Whistler used frequently. Similar sized plates were used for a variety of subjects in Britain and the continent between 1883 and 1887, including Barges, Dordrecht 262, Cottage Door 252, The Seamstress 253, St James's Park 250, The Abbey Jubilee 296, Head of Whistler 318, Church Door, Edgware 291, Butcher's Shop, Sandwich, Kent 320 and Children, Portsmouth 301.