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"Speke Hall, No. 1" 1870- c.1875

Royal (1) s. in plate; b.r. "Whistler 1870. / Speke Hall"
(2) s. with butterfly; b.r.
(3) inscr. in pencil; in margin b. "K 96 V of 10 / C. 31350 / C5698 (crossed out)"
(4) inscr. in pencil; v. "C5698"
(5) inscr. in ink; v. with undeciphered 5 line inscription CRE WHISTLER, James McNeill; (American; 1834-1903) This image depicts the country home of Whistler?s patron, Liverpool shipping magnate…