The Paintings of James McNeill Whistler

YMSM 335
Blue and Green: Dieppe

Blue and Green: Dieppe

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

Date

Blue and Green: Dieppe probably dates from Whistler's visit to Dieppe in the autumn of 1885. 1 It was first exhibited in “Notes” – “Harmonies” – “Nocturnes”, H. Wunderlich & Co., New York, 1889 (cat. no. 31).

Images

Blue and Green: Dieppe, Whereabouts unknown
Blue and Green: Dieppe, Whereabouts unknown

Subject

Titles

Only one title is known, with punctuation changed:

'Blue and Green: Dieppe' is the preferred form of the title.

Description

Unknown.

Site

The coastal town and ferry port of Dieppe in France.

Technique

Technique

Unknown.

Conservation History

Unknown.

Frame

Unknown.

History

Provenance

Unknown.

Exhibitions

It was priced at 50 guineas in 1889, but remained unsold, and was returned to Whistler after the exhibition by Wunderlich's on the SS Servia. 4

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Unpublished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. 335).

2: “Notes” – “Harmonies” – “Nocturnes”, H. Wunderlich & Co., New York, 1889 (cat. no. 31).

3: YMSM 1980 [more] (cat. no. 335).

4: G. Dieterlen, H. Wunderlich & Co., to Whistler, 1 November 1889, GUW #07187.