|Medium:||etching and drypoint|
|Size:||257 x 182 mm|
|Signed:||two butterflies at lower left (1); replaced with new butterfly (2-final)|
|Set/Publication:||'First Venice Set', 1880|
|No. of States:||9|
|Catalogues:||K.189; M.186; W.155|
|Impressions taken from this plate (51)|
The Piazzetta dates from 1879/1880, when Whistler was in Venice. He arrived in September 1879 and left 14 months later.
It was published in Venice, a Series of Twelve Etchings (the 'First Venice Set') in 1880, and printed between 1880 and 1889.