The Butterfly, 1928

  • Edmund Blampied, English, 1886-1966

Drypoint printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 9 5/8 × 7 7/8 inches (24.4 × 20 cm) Sheet: 15 1/2 × 10 1/4 inches (39.4 × 26 cm)

Gift of Carl Frederic Clarke

49.262

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Drypoint
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Drypoint
  • England
  • Butterfly
  • Cat

Signed, in plate, lower left: Blampied Signed, in pencil, lower right: E. Blampied

Watermark: Hand Made

Inscribed, in plate, lower right: Oct. 1928 Inscribed, in pencil, lower right: 46/100 Inscribed, lower left corner: The Butterfly Inscribed, center lower edge: 8 1/2-10 1/2-14 1/2-20 Inscribed, lower right corner: 242 B | MSiE | ( )

Carl Frederic Clarke

1949-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Edmund Blampied, The Butterfly, 1928, drypoint printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Carl Frederic Clarke, 49.262.