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Mother of Pearl and Silver: The Andalusian, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Whistler, James Abbott McNeill 1834-1903  Search this
Subject:
Whibley, Charles, Mrs. (Ethel Birnie Philip)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Gallery of Art Fourth Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20565 Accession Number: 1943.6.1 (749)
Date:
1888(?)-1900
Notes:
Torchia, Robert Wilson, "American paintings of the nineteenth century; part 2," Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1998.
National Gallery of Art, 1988, 1990.
"American paintings and sculpture: an illustrated catalogue," Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 1970.
Image on file.
Torchia, Robert Wilson, "American paintings of the nineteenth century; part 2," Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1998, pg. 251.
"American paintings and sculpture: an illustrated catalogue," Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 1970, pg. 121.
(Center right: artist's butterfly mark) signed
Exposition Universelle, Paris, 1900.
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Seventy First Annual Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1902, no. 49.
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
Full-length portrait of Ethel Birnie Philip (1861-1920), the artist's sister-in-law, standing with her back to the viewer. She turns her head to the right. She wears an evening dress and bolero jacket, in the style of an Andalusian costume.
Topic:
Portrait female--Full length  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08600669
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_251856