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Binding the Hair

Impression: Art Institute of Chicago
Art Institute of Chicago
Number: 334
Date: 1887
Medium: etching and drypoint
Size: 133 x 95 mm
Signed: butterfly at lower left
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 3
Known impressions: 4
Catalogues: K.344; M.342
Impressions taken from this plate  (4)
Binding the Hair probably dates from 1887. The butterfly signature is consistent with this date. Furthermore, the copper plate is close in size to several etchings of that date, including The Young Tree 285 and Fish Women, Ostend 349.