Boston Public LibraryJames McNeill Whistler (1834-1903). Lithographs, Etchings, and Drawings / American Artists
A half-length portrait of a young woman with large features and with flowing hair. Turning slightly to the left, she faces to the front. The background above her head is heavily shaded. In the right lower corner, "Whistler, 1861."
- Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903
- Name on Item:
Boston Public Library
- Collection (local):
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903). Lithographs, Etchings, and Drawings
- 1 print : drypoint ; plate mark 23 x 15 cm
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- Notes (date):
Date from item.
- 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.
Title from catalogue raisonné.
Kennedy: K. 77
Additional information accompanying item: Included in "Etchings by J. M. Whistler from the cancelled plates." Joanna Hiffernan, "La Belle Irlandaise." For an extended account of Joanna, see the Pennells' "Life of Whistler."
- Notes (object):
From an impression from the cancelled plate.