Flower Market, Brussels
|Medium:||etching and drypoint|
|Size:||179 x 67 mm|
|Signed:||butterfly at upper left|
|No. of States:||2|
|Impressions taken from this plate (5)|
Flower Market, Brussels dates from 1887. Whistler was in Brussels in mid-September 1887. He wrote from the city to a friend: 'Where am I now? - well of all places - in Brussels! ... The place is simply lovely ... the work that I am doing is, I believe, far away beyond all that I have done before' 1
His Brussels etchings include The Courtyard, Brussels 345, Gold House, Brussels 336, Palaces, Brussels 338, Grand'Place, Brussels 335 and House of the Swan, Brussels 337.