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Petticoat Lane

Impression: Freer Gallery of Art
Freer Gallery of Art
Number: 299
Date: 1887
Medium: etching and drypoint
Size: 95 x 134 mm
Signed: butterfly at left
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 2
Known impressions: 8
Catalogues: K.285; M.281; W.230
Impressions taken from this plate  (8)
Petticoat Lane probably dates from 1887. The butterfly signature is consistent with this date.
The first sale recorded by Whistler was to Thomas M. McLean (b. ca 1832) on 29 August 1887. 1

1: GUW #13013.