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upper left on stone: [the artist's butterfly]; lower left edge in graphite by unknown hand: Early impr. First stage Father + Son; lower right in graphite by unknown hand: 87; lower left verso in graphite by unknown hand: a90330 / a41036 [strikethrough] / nu-

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stamped lower center verso in black ink: [unidentified symbol]


(M. Lee Stone Fine Prints, San Jose, California); Bud and Fran Moreland Johns, San Francisco, California; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 2013; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Way, Thomas Robert. Mr. Whistler's Lithographs: The Catalogue. London: G. Bell and Sons, 1896; New York: H. Wunderlich & Co., 1905, no. 87.
Stratis, Harriet K., and Martha Tedeschi, eds. The Lithographs of James McNeill Whistler, vol. 1. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1998, pp. 372-374, no. 123.