Royal (1) s. in plate with butterfly; b.r.
(2) inscr. in pencil; below plate b.l. "23"
(3) Watermark; "FH" CRE WHISTLER, James McNeill; (American; 1834-1903) This view is of the Thames above London. The etching was published in 1879 in its third state and stamped with the blindstamp of "The Printsellers' Assocation". However, this stamp is not present on this particular impression.
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