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St. James's Place, Houndsditch
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James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
Etching; ink on paper
H x W: 7.9 x 17.6 cm (3 1/8 x 6 15/16 in)
Signature in pencil: the Butterfly, imp.
Frederick Keppel and Co., London, England, and New York to 1901 
From 1901 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Frederick Keppel and Co. in 1901 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Whistler List, Etchings, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Frederick Keppel and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
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