Butterfly

A work made of pen and black ink on cream wove card.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of pen and black ink on cream wove card.

Date:

1898/99

Artist:

James McNeill Whistler
American, 1834-1903

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Artist

James McNeill Whistler

Title

Butterfly

Origin

United States

Date

1898–1899

Medium

Pen and black ink on cream wove card

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, right, in black ink, in Whistler's hand: "[length measure] distance across / outside measure / page 43-"; inscribed verso, center bottom, in graphite: "10"

Dimensions

121 x 158 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Walter S. Brewster

Reference Number

1933.291

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