James Abbott McNeill Whistler
JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER (American 1834-1903)Bridge, Amsterdam, 1889Etching6-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches (16.5 x 24.1 ...
Auction amount: $125,475
Sold: Dec 7, 2007
James Abbott McNeill Whistler
Birth Place: Lowell (Middlesex county, Massachusetts, United States)
American painter, printmaker, and designer, active in England. He developed from the Realism of Courbet and Manet to become one of the leading members of The Aesthetic Movement and an exponent of Japonisme. He adopted non-specific or musical titles for his works the emphasis of which was often mood or the manipulation of paint across the surface, rather than the actual subject depicted. He is best know for his work "Arrangement in Grey and Black No 1: Portrait of the Artist's Mother" (1871), and his subsequent portraits using simple tonal colors. In 1877, his work "Nocture in Black and Gold: the Falling Rocket," caused a sensation for its blatant abstract qualitites that shocked art critics. In his later life, he created an ambitious series of etchings.
James Abbott McNeill Whistler Original Art Values Sold at Auction
JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER (American 1834-1903) Bridge, Amsterdam, 1889 Etching 6-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches (16.5 x 24.1 ...
Friday, December 7, 2007
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903) In Cathedral Close, Canterbury, circa 1896 Ink on paper 5-1/8 x 3...
Friday, November 3, 2017
JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER (American, 1834-1903) Upright Venice (From The Second Venice Set), 1879-1880 Etching on ...
Thursday, December 5, 2013
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) Little Rag Gatherers, 1858 Etching on laid paper, final state five 6 x 3-1/...
Sunday, June 10, 2018
James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903) La Vielle aux Loques, From Twelve Etchings from Nature, 1818 Etchi...
Monday, September 25, 2017
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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903) Bibi Lalouette, second state of two, 1859 Etching and drypoint... (1)
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