Artist James Abbott McNeill Whistler, American, 1834 - 1903
  • In the Studio
Date ca. 1867
Medium watercolor, gouache, and black chalk on tan wove paper mounted to thick paper board
Dimensions Sheet: 11 3/4 × 7 3/4 inches (29.8 × 19.7 cm)
Framed: 19 1/4 × 15 1/4 × 1 1/2 inches (48.9 × 38.7 × 3.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Merrill Fund
Accession Number 51.223
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pencil, lower right, verso: J. M. Whistler
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, upper center, verso: S9593 | 327 Whistler
Inscribed, upper right: green gold
Macbeth Gallery (New York, New York, USA);
Dowdeswell and Dowdswell Gallery (London, England);
1951-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Expatriates: Whistler, Cassatt, Sargent. Exh. cat., Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute. Utica, 1953, no. 40.

James McNeill Whistler Retrospective. Exh. cat., The National Museum of Modern Art. Kyoto, 2014, no. 95.

MacDonald, Margaret F. The Woman in White: Joanna Hiffernan and James McNeill Whistler. Exh. cat., National Gallery of Art, Washington and Royal Academy of Arts, London. New Haven and London, 2020, p. 102, pl. 37 (ill.).