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James McNeill Whistler, 1834–1903

Facade of a House, possibly executed at Dieppe

Additional Title(s):

Verso: sketch of the artist's sister- in-law, Rosalind Birnie Philip, c. 1890

late 1890s
Materials & Techniques:
Watercolor; verso: black chalk on medium, slightly textured, brown wove paper mounted on heavy card
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 7 1/8 inches (27.3 × 18.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Drawings & Watercolors
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | facade | house | portrait | windows
Associated Places:
Dieppe | France | Haute-Normandie | Seine-Maritime, Département de la
Associated People:
Philip, Rosaling Birnie, Whistler's ward and executrix
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IIIF Manifest:

Paul Mellon's Legacy : A Passion for British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 2007-04-18 - 2007-07-29) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition] [Exhibition Description]

Whistler " The Naval Review " (Yale Center for British Art, 2005-05-19 - 2005-08-15) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition] [Exhibition Description]

Paul Mellon's Legacy : a passion for British art [large print labels], , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2007, v. 2, N5220 M552 P381 2007 OVERSIZE (YCBA) [YCBA]

John Wilmerding, Essays in honor of Paul Mellon, collector and benefactor, Essays , National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC & Hanover, NH, 1986, 126, figs. 12a & 12b, N7442.2 M455 1986 (YCBA) [YCBA]

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