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Portrait of James McNeill Whistler

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Portrait of James McNeill Whistler

19th century
350 x 261 mm (13.8 x 10.3 in.)

Paul César Helleu, French, (1859–1927)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Drypoint on blue laid paper
Edition: Edition of 28 proofs, of which 24 were for sale; the plate was destroyed
Marks: Signed in pencil, lower left: “Helleu”
Marks: Watermark: Two rows of undeciphered letters
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Howard Mansfield (Lugt 1342)
Bibliography: Gallatin 54 (1913); Gallatin 125 (1918); Montesquieu 1913.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1937
Accession Number: 1937.D1.86

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