Harris Schrank Fine Prints

James Abbott McNeill Whistler

(American, 1834–1903)

the velvet dress (mrs. leyland) by james abbott mcneill whistler

James Abbott McNeill Whistler

The Velvet Dress (Mrs. Leyland), 1873

Biography

Timeline

1834
Born in Lowell, MA
1851
Enrolles in the U.S. Military Academy at West Point
1855
Moves to Europe permanently
1903
Died in London

Exhibitions

1904
International Society in London Retrospective
Ecole des Beaux-Arts Retrospective, Paris
1860
Royal Academy Exhibition