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The artist's butterfly in an enlarged version with a forked tail

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)
Date:
19th century
Medium:
Graphite
Dimensions:
sheet: 4 1/2 x 3 in. (11.4 x 7.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1957
Accession Number:
57.585.2
Not on view
Vendor: Fritz S. Hofheimer
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