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world of Whistler, 1834-1903

Tom Prideaux

world of Whistler, 1834-1903

by Tom Prideaux

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Published by Time-Life Books in NewYork .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whistler, James McNeill, -- 1834-1903.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Tom Prideaux and the editors of Time-Life Books.
    SeriesTime-Life library of art
    ContributionsTime-Life Books.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21109317M
    ISBN 100900658754

      Art: Whistler () An American-born painter and graphic artist, Whistler spent most of his creative years in Paris and London. He’s probably best known for his portrait painting of his mother, Arrangement in Grey and Black No.1, commonly known as Whistler’s Mother. James McNeill Whistler ( – ) Symphony in White, London, about Oil on canvas x cm. Whistler inscribed a musical title on this canvas to describe a painting of two young women dressed in white.

    James Abbott McNeill Whistler (; J – J ) was an American artist active during the American Gilded Age and based primarily in the United was averse to sentimentality and moral allusion in painting, and a leading proponent of the credo "art for art's sake". Whistler, James McNeill, Publication date Topics Whistler, James McNeill, Publisher London: Gowans & Gray Collection The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and Pages:

      American “James McNeill Whistler, the painter of that most American of works–the very icon of American motherhood–“Arrangement in Grey and Black” (better known, of course, as “Whistler’s Mother”), ironically left the United States at the age of twenty-one, never to return. Whistler lived as an expatriate, alternating between London and Paris depending on the local artistic. Patrick CHALEYSSIN JAMES MCNEILL WHISTLER , Paris, Editions de l'Olympe-Pml Format: In-4 (23,5 x 30 cm), relié, pages Reliure cartonnage éditeur, jaquette Abondamment illustré Contenu du livre: Né sous le signe du voyage , influence japonaise, brumes de Valparaiso, nocturnes sur la Tamise et dans les jardins de.


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As a painter, printmaker. Whistler, James Abbott McNeill (). American-born painter and graphic artist, active mainly in England. He soon made a name for himself, not just because of his talent, but also on account of his flamboyant personality.

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See more ideas about James abbott mcneill whistler, Whistler and James mcneill whistler pins. E-BOOK EXCERPT. A biography of James McNeill Whistler () that dispels the popular notion of Whistler as merely a combative, eccentric and unrelenting publicity seeker, a man as renowned for his public feuds with Oscar Wilde and John Ruskin as for the iconic portrait of his mother.

A major new biography of James McNeill Whistler, one of most complex, intriguing, and important of America’s artists The first biography in more than twenty years of James McNeill Whistler (–) is also the first to make extensive use of the artist’s private correspondence to tell the story of his life and work.Watercolor on ledger paper, Chinese ceramic lid (study), attributed* to James Abbott McNeill Whistler ().

Signed with the artist's butterfly monogram. Circa 12 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches. Very good condition, with no apparent damage or repairs. Unframed for auction inspection and Note: A similar watercolor of identical measurements executed on the same unique 19th century.Resources by James McNeill Whistler () Whistler, James A.

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