by later hands, in ink at bottom on the recto: Robert Barr etched by Whistler in 1894 at 13 Robert Street Cumberland Market [space] Limited to 45 impressions / No.5. Sickert; lower right on the recto:5; lower right on the verso: 5 (in a circle)
Purchased August 13, 1931 by Lessing Julius Rosenwald [1891-1971], Philadelphia, (Lugt 1760b); gift to National Gallery of Art, 1943.
Associated NamesRosenwald, Lessing Julius
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