Boston Public LibraryJames McNeill Whistler (1834-1903). Lithographs, Etchings, and Drawings / American Artists
- Auguste Delâtre
A half-length portrait of a man of youthful appearance, with rather long hair, a moustache and an imperial, who is turned toward the left, but is looking to the front. In the right upper corner, "Homage à Mme. Delâtre. J. Whistler."
- Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903
- Name on Item:
Boston Public Library
- Collection (local):
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903). Lithographs, Etchings, and Drawings
Delâtre, Auguste, 1822-1907
- 1 print : etching ; plate mark 9 x 6 cm
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Title from catalogue raisonné.
Kennedy: K. 26
Additional information accompanying item: Included in "Etchings by J. M. Whistler from the cancelled plates." Delâtre was the famous French printer of etchings, by whom the "Twelve Etchings from Nature," in their published states, and many others of Whistler's early etchings, were printed. He was born in 1822 and died in 1907.
- Notes (date):
Date supplied by cataloger.
This date is inferred.
- Notes (citation):
Kennedy, Edward G. (Edward Guthrie). "The etched work of Whistler ; compiled, arranged and described by Edward G. Kennedy, with an introduction by Royal Cortissoz." Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1978, San Francisco.
- Notes (object):
From an impression from the cancelled plate.