James McNeill Whistler / Draped Figure, Reclining / 1892James McNeill Whistler
Draped Figure, Reclining

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Creator Name: Whistler, James Abbott McNeill
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: American; 1834-1903 North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Active Place: North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Name-CRT: James McNeill Whistler
Creator Name: Belfond, Henry
Creator Nationality: European; French
Creator Role: Printer
Creator Dates/Places: French; act. late 19th cen. Europe,France,?le-de-France (region),Ville de Pari
Creator Active Place: Europe,France,?le-de-France (region),Ville de Pari
Creator Name-CRT: Henry Belfond
Creator Name: Belfond & Cie.
Creator Dates/Places: French; c. 1891-1894 Europe,France,?le-de-France (region),Ville de Pari
Creator Name-CRT: Belfond & Cie.
Title: Draped Figure, Reclining
Title Type: preferred
Title: Draped Figure Reclining
Title Type: alternate
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1892
Creation End Date: 1892
Creation Date: 1892
Creation Place: North and Central America,North America,United States
Object Type: Prints
Classification Term: Lithograph
Materials and Techniques: Lithograph, from thin, transparent transfer paper, from five stones, in black (keystone), bluish-green, olive green, yellowish green, yellow, purple-brown, pale ochre, orange-red, and rose ink, on ivory plate paper
Dimensions: image: 180 x 258 mm (218 x 285 mm with four registration marks and color notations); sheet: 278 x 367 mm
Inscriptions: Signed with butterfly on keystone, upper right, in imageSigned with butterfly in graphite, lower left, below imageInscribed in upper right in respective colors: "No 1 noir," "No 4 vert ombre," "No 5 rose clair"
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1934.547
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Bryan Lathrop Collection
Rights: http://www.artic.edu/aic/rights/main.rights.html
Subject Description: Young woman, probably Rose Pettigrew, in diaphanous gown, holding fan and reclining on sofa draped in fabric
Context: Drawing produced by Whistler in London. Transferred and printed by Belfond, possibly with Whistler's assistance, in Paris.Although five color stones were used, a number of impressions demonstrate that certain stones were inked with more than one color.
AMICA ID: AIC_.1934.547
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 1999

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