Grey and Silver - North Sea
Whistler, James Abbott McNeill; draughtsman; American artist, 1834-1903
Date by MacDonald.
wove paper; support
watercolour on wove paper
height, 165, mm
width, 268, mm
bequeathed; 1959; Knowles, Guy John Fenton
The New York Herald described this watercolour as 'Worth of particular mention ... a fog effect on the North Sea'. Drops of water - probably rain - are scattered over the paper.
signature; lower right-hand corner; butterfly monogram
; backing; graphite; No 13 Y
; backing; graphite; 1129i
; frame; ink; F H Grau / London
Object Number: PD.74-1959
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 14374; input: 2000-10-17; modified: 2019-06-19)