American, 1834-1903

The Traghetto, No. 2

1880, etching and drypoint
signed with the butterfly and inscribed imp in pencil on tab lower left
sheet: 9 1/2 x 12 in., frame: 17 1/2 x 20 in.

  • Provenance: By descent within a Newport, Rhode Island Family.
  • Notes: The Rosenbach Galleries (Philadelphia, PA) label verso.
    Kennedy 191, state IV.
  • Condition: Trimmed to plate mark, with butterfly tab; a rich impression; minor scattered foxing; paper uneven in tone; archivally framed and floated within mat.

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