The Paintings of James McNeill Whistler

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The Isle of Wight

The Isle of Wight

Artist: James McNeill Whistler
Date: 1848
Collection: Whereabouts Unknown
Accession Number: none
Medium: unknown
Support: unknown
Size: unknown
Signature: unknown
Inscription: unknown

Date

Whistler made a number of sketches in rhe Isle of Wight in July 1848, according to his mother Anna Matilda Whistler (1804-1881), but none have been located. 1

Catalogued in MacDonald 1995 (cat. rais.) [more] (cat. no. 20).

Images

The Isle of Wight, whereabouts unknon
The Isle of Wight, whereabouts unknon

Subject

Site

Sites mentioned include Cook's Castle and Black Gang Chine on the Isle of Wight, on the south coast of England.

Technique

Technique

Unknown.

History

Provenance

Unknown. One may have been sent to Whistler's father, George Washington Whistler (1800-1849). 2

Exhibitions

Unknown.

Bibliography

Catalogues Raisonnés


Notes:

1: Diary, New York Public Library.

2: G. W. Whistler to J. Whistler, 9 August and 9 September 1848, GUL MS Whistler W656-57.