Whistler, James McNeill
The Traghetto No. 2
|Medium:||Etching and drypoint in black ink on laid paper|
Plate: 239 x 299 mm. 9 3/8 x 11 3/4 mm.
Sheet: 241 x 301 mm. 9 1/2 x 11 7/8 mm.
Kennedy 191, third state of six;
Glasgow 233, fifth state of nine
|Signature:||Signed in pencil with a very large butterfly bordering on a self-portrait and "imp." on the tab lower left; signed in the plate with a butterfly at left|
|Annotations:||Marked in pencil with an "x" in the upper right of the tab, an indication of a special or early impression|
C. W. Kraushaar Art Galleries, New York;
Private collection, U.S.A