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Inscription

on plate: (butterfly); on tab: (butterfly) imp; lower left on the verso (deaccessioned from the Art Institute of Chicago): AIC/24656; lower left on the verso: ix-; lower left on verso: a 35.397

Provenance

John H. Wrenn [1841- 1911], Chicago, (Lugt 1475). Art Institute of Chicago (acc. No. 35.397); de-accessioned. H. Wunderlich & Co., New York. Purchased November 7, 1929 by Lessing Julius Rosenwald [1891-1971], Philadelphia, (Lugt 1760b); gift to National Gallery of Art, 1943.  

Bibliography
1910
Kennedy, Edward G. The Etched Work of Whistler. New York: Grolier Club, 1910, no. 242, ii/ii.
2012
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. 259, state ii/ii.
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