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Model Stooping

Impression: Art Institute of Chicago
Art Institute of Chicago
Number: 362
Date: 1887/1888
Medium: etching and drypoint
Size: 135 x 97 mm
Signed: butterfly at left
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 2
Known impressions: 1
Catalogues: K.342; M.340
Impressions taken from this plate  (1)


Two states are known before cancellation.

State 1

Etching: K3420101
Signed with a butterfly near the left edge, just below centre.
Curved shapes, possibly traces of an earlier outline or composition, are visible to the left of the model's head and on her back.

State 2

Etching: K3420202
Slightly slanting drypoint lines are added above the head and back of the model; light drypoint shading is added to the left of both feet.

State 2 (cancelled)

Etching: PS_K342_01
Cancelled with one diagonal line.

No impression from the cancelled plate is known. This is a digital image based on the copper plate. 7

7: A scan of the copper plate was flipped horizontally, converted to greyscale, and colour inverted, with enhanced contrast.