on plate: Whistler. / 1861 -; The Works of James Whistler Etchings and Dry Points, are on View at E. Thomas' Publisher. / 39. Old Bond Street.; by later hand on recto: Little pool / trial proof / very early / extremely rare / 11 / damage; [arrow pointing to blob on recto at the top of the sheet]
Lessing Julius Rosenwald [1891-1971], Philadelphia, (Lugt 1760b-c); gift to NGA, 1943.
Associated NamesRosenwald, Lessing Julius
- Kennedy, Edward G. The Etched Work of Whistler. New York: Grolier Club, 1910, no. 74, ii/viii.
- MacDonald, Margaret F., Grischka Petri, Joanna Meacock.James McNeill Whistler: The Etchings, a catalogue raisonné. University of Glasgow on-line website at http://etchings.arts.gla.ac.uk. University of Glasgow, 2012: no. 79, state ii/ix.