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An image of Nocturne in grey and silver, the Thames by attrib. James Abbott McNeill Whistler

attrib. James Abbott McNeill Whistler

(United States of America, England 1834 – 1903)

Title
Nocturne in grey and silver, the Thames
Other titles:
Nocturne in Silver and Grey
Year
circa 1872-circa 1874
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

76.2 x 92.2 x 10.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed u.l., "(trace of a butterfly signature in photographs pre 1969)". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1947
Accession number
8041
Location
Not on display
Provenance (3)

E.A. Clarke, Berkshire/England

Mrs E. A. Clarke, pre 25 Apr 1945, Berkshire/England, Sold Sotheby's London, 25 April 1945. Purchased Roland, Browse and Delbanco.

Roland, Browse and Delbanco, 25 Apr 1945-May 1947, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Roland, Browse and Delbanco 1947

Bibliography (3)

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 212 (illus.).

Terence Maloon, Paths to abstraction 1867-1917, Sydney, 2010, 92 (illus.).

Roland, Browse and Delbanco, The lyrical trend in English painting, 1946.

Exhibition history (2)

The lyrical trend in English painting, Roland, Browse and Delbanco, London, Mar 1946–Apr 1946

Paths to abstraction 1867-1917, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Jun 2010–19 Sep 2010