Detail from The Canal, Amsterdam, 1889, James McNeill Whistler, The Hunterian, University of Glasgow


Denys Sutton

Nationality: English
Date of birth: 1917.08.10
Date of death: 1991
Category: art critic


Denys Sutton was an art critic and writer.


He wrote several books on Whistler including Nocturne : the art of James McNeill Whistler, London, 1963, and James McNeill Whistler; paintings, etchings, pastels and watercolours, London, 1966. An extensive collection of his correspondence, documents and publications is in Special Collections, Glasgow University Library.


Glasgow University Library website at (accessed 2003).