Eden Versus Whistler. The Baronet and the Butterfly. A Valentine with a Verdict.
Place Published: Paris
Publisher: Louis-Henri May
Date Published: 1899
Description: 8vo, cloth-backed boards; uncut ; rubbed & soiled, bookplate, with offset. Paris: Louis-Henry May, (1899). Limited First Edition.
Comments: Sir William Eden sued James Whistler for refusing to sell him Whistler's portrait of Lady Eden for which Sir Eden had paid 100 guineas in advance. This is no. 92 of 250 copies signed with Whistler's butterfly stamp.Signed: Y
Book ID: 242606