San Biago, 1879/80, state IX/IX (K. 197), from [Twenty-six Etchings], Messrs. Dowdswell and Dowdswell, Publisher, London, 1886, signed in pencil on tab with butterfly cypher and "imp", signed in plate left, drypoint etching on laid paper, 8-1/4 x 12 in. (plate) 11-7/8 x 8-1/2 in. (sheet with tab); gilt wood frame, 17-5/8 x 21-5/8 in.
Literature: Kennedy, Edward G. [The Etched Work of Whistler]. San Francisco: Alan Wolfsy, 1978, no. 197, ill.
floated, not removed from frame, trimmed to plate, some toning, trimmed to plate; frame with abrasions