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F. R. Leyland
|Medium:||etching, drypoint and open bite|
|Size:||304 x 177 mm|
|Signed:||butterfly at right|
|Set/Publication:||'Cancelled Plates', 1879|
|No. of States:||2|
|Catalogues:||K.102; M.103; W.93|
|Impressions taken from this plate (20)|
After Whistler's death an impression was lent to the Grolier Club exhibition in New York in 1904, and Henry Studdy Theobald (1847-1934) lent an impression to the Whistler Memorial exhibition in London in the following year. 14
SALES & COLLECTORS
15: Sotheby's, 3 March 1892 (lot 144).
Other cancelled impressions, often in the album in which they were originally published, were acquired by the British Museum in 1887 (); by Thomas Glen Arthur (1858-1907) in the same year (); by Freer from Knoedler & Co. in 1893 (); from J. Littauer by the Hamburger Kunsthalle in 1896 (); and by other collectors and collections including George Aloysius Lucas (1824-1909) () and Walter M. Hill (1868-1952) ().
16: Sotheby's, London, 13 December 1889 (lot 787 or 789).