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Landscape with farm buildings

Whistler, James Abbott McNeill (draughtsman)


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Title/s

Landscape with farm buildings


Maker/s

Whistler, James Abbott McNeill (draughtsman) [ULAN info: American artist, 1834-1903]

Category

drawing

Name

drawing

School/Style

American

Technique Description

watercolour on paper

Dimensions

height: 123 mm
width: 205 mm

Date

circa 1884

Provenance

bought: P. and D. Colnaghi and Co. Ltd 1955 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

In Whistler's studio at his death in 1903, bequeathed by him to his sister-in-law and executrix, Miss R. Birnie Philip; Messrs Colnaghi in 1955

From the Biffen Fund.

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. signature
    Position: lower right hand corner
    Method: watercolour
    Description: butterfly monogram

Documentation

  1. Pennell, E.R. (1920) The Life of James McNeill Whistler, Philadelphia (Lydia)
    [comments: reproduced facing p. 337]
  2. MacDonald, Margaret F. (1995) James McNeill Whistler. Drawings, Pastels and Watercolours. A Catalogue Raisonné, New Haven & London
    [comments: 923 (?)]

Material/s

watercolour (medium)
paper (support)

Accession Number

PD.17-1955 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 14352; Input Date: 2000-10-17 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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