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The Art Of James McNeill Whistler

An Appreciation

by Thomas R. Way

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism,
  • Art

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10575400M
    ISBN 100548310343
    ISBN 109780548310342
    OCLC/WorldCa166370910

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Summary of James Abbott McNeill Whistler. One of the most significant figures in modern art and a forerunner of the Post-Impressionist movement, James Abbott McNeill Whistler is celebrated for his innovative painting style and eccentric personality.

He was bold and self-assured, and quickly developed a reputation for his verbal and legal retaliations against art critics, dealers, and Nationality: American. James Abbott McNeill Whistler (10 July 17 July ) was an American artist, active during the American Gilded Age and based primarily in the United Kingdom.

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By the mids, the London-based, American artist James McNeill Whistler was increasingly fascinated with the aesthetics of Asian art. In The Artist in His Studio, Whistler stares out at the viewer with palette and paintbrush in hand, surrounded by works from his collection: three Japanese scrolls hang on the wall and Chinese porcelain adorns shelves on the left.

The defense’s tactic was to both criticize Whistler’s art—thereby justifying Ruskin’s critique—and uphold the right of the critic to freely ridicule a work. Burne-Jones testified that Whistler’s Nocturne was “a beautiful sketch; but that is not alone sufficient to make it a good work of art.

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WHISTLER, JAMES ABBOTT McNEILL (), American artist, was born at Lowell, Massachusetts, on the 11th of July His father was Major G. Whistler, and his mother one of the Baltimore family of Winans.

He was first heard of in Europe inwhen he had already been an art student, in Paris, in the studio of Gleyre.

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A passionate collector and champion of modern art, the Chicago lawyer Arthur Jerome Eddy commissioned James McNeill Whistler to paint his portrait after viewing the artist’s work at the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago.

The two became lasting friends, and Eddy published a book on. James McNeill Whistler The Langham Series of Art Monographs, First Edition, second impression, by H.W. Singer with Authors etching VArtAndy 5 out of 5 stars (49) $ Mary Cassatt, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Edouard Manet, Edward Hopper, James McNeill Whistler, Winslow Homer Published by Pomegranate Communications () ISBN ISBN Etchings and Lithographs by James A.

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Published by NY: Gallery Association of NY State. The Whistler book; a monograph of the life and position in art of James McNeill Whistler, together with a careful study of his more important works by Hartmann, Sadakichi, Publication date Topics Whistler, James McNeill, Publisher Boston: L.

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