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"The Laundress: "La Blanchisseuse de la Place Dauphine" " August 1894

Unmounted (1) s. in stone with butterfly; c.r.
(2) inscr. in stone on fascia; "BLANCHISSERIE"
(3) s. in pencil with butterfly; b.l.
(4) Watermark; foolscap CRE WHISTLER, James McNeill; (American; 1834-1903) PRINT WAY, Thomas Robert; (English; 1861-1913) Whistler chose to draw the subject of shopfronts in many different media throughout his career. This laundry shop was located on the place Daup…