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r. & v: "Trellis" 1881

Royal (1) s. with a butterfly; u.r.
(2) Inscr. r. in ink by Whistler; b.. "The trellis work must in this arrangement / be pale primrose (underlined) color-anything at all / of an orange (underlined) tendency would make the whole hot (underlined) -The doors and roofing will give the orange-" CRE WHISTLER, James McNeill; (American; 1834-1903) The "Trellis" was designed for the country residence of…