The Paintings of James McNeill Whistler

YMSM 333
Argent et violet: Dieppe

Argent et violet: Dieppe

Artist: James McNeill Whistler
Date: 1885
Collection: Whereabouts unknown
Accession Number: none
Medium: oil or watercolour
Support: unknown
Size: unknown
Signature: unknown
Inscription: unknown
Frame: unknown

Date

Argent et violet: Dieppe probably dates from Whistler's visit to Dieppe in the autumn of 1885. 1 It was first exhibited in Exposition Internationale de Peinture et de Sculpture, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 1887 (cat. no. 179).

Images

Argent et violet: Dieppe, Whereabouts unknown
Argent et violet: Dieppe, Whereabouts unknown

Variations in violet and grey – Market Place, Dieppe,Metropolitan Museum of Art
Variations in violet and grey – Market Place, Dieppe,Metropolitan Museum of Art

Subject

Titles

Only one title is known:

Description

Unknown.

Variations in violet and grey – Market Place, Dieppe,Metropolitan Museum of Art
Variations in violet and grey – Market Place, Dieppe,Metropolitan Museum of Art

It is possible that Argent et violet: Dieppe was a watercolour, in which case it could have been Variations in violet and grey - Market Place, Dieppe m1024.

Site

The coastal town and ferry port of Dieppe in France.

Technique

Technique

Variations in violet and grey – Market Place, Dieppe,Metropolitan Museum of Art
Variations in violet and grey – Market Place, Dieppe,Metropolitan Museum of Art

It is possible that this was a watercolour, possibly the elaborate, highly finished watercolour, Variations in violet and grey - Market Place, Dieppe m1024.

Conservation History

Unknown.

Frame

Unknown.

History

Provenance

Unknown.

Exhibitions

Bibliography

Catalogues Raisonnés

Authored by Whistler

Catalogues 1855-1905

Journals 1855-1905

Monographs

Books on Whistler

Books, General

Catalogues 1906-Present

Journals 1906-Present

Websites

Unpublished

Other


Notes:

1: YMSM 1980 [more] (cat. no. 333).

2: Exposition Internationale de Peinture et de Sculpture, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 1887 (cat. no. 179).

3: YMSM 1980 [more] (cat. no. 333).