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Title

Portrait of Whistler

circa 1890s


Artist

Mortimer L Menpes

Australia, England

22 Feb 1855 - 01 Apr 1938


Details


Other Title

J McNeil Whistler, etcher and painter


Date

circa 1890s


Media category

Print


Materials used

drypoint


Dimensions

16.6 x 15.0 cm platemark; 31.0 x 22.7 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. sheet, pencil "Mortimer Menpes". Not dated.


Credit

Anonymous gift 1973


Location

Not on display


Accession number

52.1973


Artist information

Mortimer L Menpes

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 10. no catalogue numbers

Peter Raissis, Whistler to Freud: etchings in Great Britain, Sydney, 2001, (illus.). cat.no. 64