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 James Abbott McNeill Whistler  (1834 - 1903)

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Lived/Active: Massachusetts / England/France      Known for: figure, landscape, and portrait painting, etching

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QUICK FACTS AND KEYWORDS for James Abbott McNeill Whistler
Birth/Death Lived/Active Often Known For
- 1834 (Lowell, Massachusetts)
- 1903 (London, England)
Massachusetts / England/France figure, landscape, and portrait painting, etching
Artist Colony
* Cos Cob Colony

  
Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century
* Grand Central Art Galleries, New York City

  
Exhibition/Expo: Regional/National/International
* AskART Panama Pacific Expo
* Exposition Universelle, Paris, 1889
* Louisiana Purchase Expo, St. Louis World's Fair 1904
* Panama Pacific Exhibition of 1915
* World's Columbian Exposition, 1892-1893

  
Exhibition: Art Association
* Copley Society of Boston
* National Academy of Design-

  
Exhibition: Museum
* Art Institute of Chicago
* Museum of Modern Art, New York
* The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

  
Exhibition: Special Venue
* Armory Show 1913, New York

  
Exhibition: Art Gallery/Salon
* Paris Salons

  
Methods
* Chiaroscuro
* Easel Painting
* Murals of Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic or Paint
* Plein Aire Painting
* Printmaking, Graphic Arts

  
Media
* Chalk
* Charcoal
* Etching, Etcher
* Ink
* Mixed-Media, Multi-Media
* Oil Paint
* Pastel Painting
* Pen and Ink
* Watercolor, Watercolour

  
Styles
* Impressionism Before 1940
* Luminous, Luminism
* Tonalist, Tonalism

  
Subjects
* Animals, Mammals
* Architecture, Buildings, Houses, Structures, Linearity
* Beach Scenes, Bathers, Swimming Genre
* Coastal, Shoreline Views
* Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
* Floral Landscape, Wildflowers
* Floral Still Life, Floral Motifs, Flowers
* Genre, Human Activity
* Human Heads, Portrait Heads, Faces
* Landscape
* Marine, Maritime, Nautical, Boats
* Nocturne
* Nude Figure
* Portraits
* Seascape
* Self-Portrait
* Still Life
* Townscape, Village Scene

  
Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked
* Colonial America
* England Before 1900
* Europe
* Expatriate from USA or Canada
* Italy Before World War I
* Jamaica
* Mexico and/or Central America
* Paris Studied and/or Worked Before 1900
* Russia
* South America
* St. Ives, Cornwall
* Venice, Italy
* White Mountains, New Hampshire

  
Chronology
* Early 19th Century Before Civil War
* Late 19th Century, After Civil War

  
Some Collections
* Daniel J Terra Collection
* Neville-Strass Collection
* Pfeil Collection-Impressionists
* The Marshall Collection
* Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection
* Warner Collection

  
Added Description
* Figure Specialty
* Landscape Specialty
* Nocturne Specialty
* Pastel Specialty
* Printmaking Specialty

  
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"Violet and Blue Among the Rollers"
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