James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903), Painter and etcher
Sitter in 14 portraits
Artist associated with 4 portraits
Painter; born in America, and originally trained to be a soldier at West Point; studied painting in Paris, and came to London, circa 1860, where he remained; his nocturnes and decorative subjects made him a progressive and controversial figure; advocated art for art's sake with aggressive wit.
published by The Medici Society Ltd, after James Abbott McNeill Whistler
chromolithograph, published 1912 (1871)
Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland