The "HC" inscription, in the artist's hand, does not indicate a conventional H.C. impression, which would be included in an edition.
State Changes and Additions:
Changes from version I: composition transferred in various sizes to a new plate, in drypoint. Changes from version 2, state I, in drypoint: composition reinforced overall. Additions in red ink and pencil: five smaller cows added, anticipating state III. Additions in white correction fluid: right hind leg of cow second from top removed, center comp., anticipating state III.
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