lower right in plate: Whistler / 1858; lower right edge in graphite by unknown hand: 623; lower left verso in graphite by unknown hand: K 11 - The Little Rag Gatherers; lower right verso in graphite by unknown hand: 15
Marks and Labels
stamped center verso in black ink: F.B.B. [circled]
(Frederick Keppel & Co., New York); Frank B. Bristow, Falls Church, Virginia; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1968; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art
- Haden, Whistler, Pennell: Three Master Printmakers in the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1990, no. 11, repro
- Kennedy, Edward G. The Etched Work of Whistler. New York: Grolier Club, 1910, no. 23.
- MacDonald, Margaret, Grischka Petri, Meg Hausberg, and Joanna Meacock. James McNeill Whistler: The Etchings, A Catalogue Raisonné. Scotland: University of Glasgow, 2012, no. 29, v/v. http://etchings.arts.gla.ac.uk