Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Two Doorways,

From the set of twelve etchings, Venice, Whistler, Twelve Etchings (The First Venice Set)

Etching and drypoint printed in brown ink on laid paper

Fifth of six states

Print impression quality: Very good

Dimensions (Plate): 202 x 292 mm (8 x 11.5 in.)

Signed in pencil on tab, lower left: butterfly monogram and “imp.”; inscribed in plate, lower left: butterfly monogram; inscribed in pencil in artist’s hand on verso, lower right: “Before last state” and butterfly monogram

Watermark: Fragment cartouche with fleur-de-lis

Edition: From the set “Venice, Whistler, Twelve Etchings,” known as the “First Venice Set,” published by the Fine Art Society, London, 1880

Accession number: 1952.D3.13

Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1952

Bibliography: Kennedy 193 v/vi.

Work Type: print

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