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James Abbott McNeill Whistler

 (1834 - 1903)
James Abbott McNeill Whistler was active/lived in Massachusetts / England, France.  James Whistler is known for figure, landscape, and portrait painting, etching.

Keywords and Quick Facts for James Abbott McNeill Whistler


Birth / Death:  1834 Lowell, Massachusetts - 1903 London, England

Methods for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Chiaroscuro
Easel Painting
Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint

Media for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Etching, Etcher
Ink

Styles for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Impressionism Before 1940

Subjects for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Animals, Mammals
Architecture, Buildings, Houses, Structures, Linearity
Coastal, Shoreline Views
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Floral Landscape, Wildflowers
Floral Still Life, Floral Motifs, Flowers
Genre, Human Activity
Landscape
Marine, Maritime, Nautical, Boats, Canoes
Nocturne
Portraits
Seascape
Still Life

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

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 for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

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

Collections for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

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

Added Description for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Figure Specialty
Landscape Specialty
Nocturne Specialty
Pastel Specialty
Printmaking Specialty

Artist Colony for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Cos Cob Colony

Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century  for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Grand Central Art Galleries, New York City

Exhibition/Expo: Regional/National/International for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Exposition Universelle, Paris, 1889
Louisiana Purchase Expo, St. Louis World's Fair 1904
Panama Pacific Exhibition of 1915
World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1892-1893

Exhibition of Art Association for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Copley Society of Boston
National Academy of Design-

Exhibition of Museum for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

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

Exhibition of Special Venue for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Armory Show 1913, New York

Exhibition of Art Gallery and/or Salon for James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Paris Salons


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