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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.620
People
James Abbott McNeill Whistler, American (Lowell, MA 1834 - 1903 London, England)
Title
Nude Raising Robes over her Head
Other Titles
Former Title: Standing Female Nude Holding Drapery
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1893
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/308073
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black lithographic crayon on off-white wove paper prepared w/ lead white ground
Dimensions
24.5 x 16 cm (9 5/8 x 6 5/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Graphite, l.r.: butterfly monogram
Provenance
Grenville L. Winthrop, New York, NY; his bequest to the Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.620
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Thomas R. Way, Mr. Whistler's Lithographs: The Catalogue, George Bell and Sons, Ltd. (London, England, 1896), no. 31

Margaret F. MacDonald, James McNeill Whistler: Drawings, Pastels and Watercolours: A Catalogue Raisonné, Yale University Press (New Haven, CT and London, England, 1995), pp. 496 - 497, no. 1478, reproduced

Harriet K. Stratis and Martha Tedeschi, The Lithographs of James McNeill Whistler, The Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago, IL, 1998), reproduced in b/w p. 507, no. viii; cf. cat. no. 31

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