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image of Mother of Pearl and Silver: The Andalusian James McNeill Whistler (artist)
American, 1834 - 1903
Mother of Pearl and Silver: The Andalusian, 1888(?)-1900
oil on canvas
overall: 191.5 x 89.8 cm (75 3/8 x 35 3/8 in.) framed: 212.4 x 109.9 cm (83 5/8 x 43 1/4 in.)
Harris Whittemore Collection
1943.6.1
On View
From the Tour: Whistler, Sargent, and Tanner — Americans Abroad in the Late 1800s
Object 7 of 7

1905Bénédite, Léonce. "Artistes contemporains: Whistler." Gazette des Beaux-Arts 33 (1905): 246.
1907Cary, Elizabeth Luther. The Works of James McNeill Whistler: A Study, with a Tentative List of the Artist's Works. New York, 1907: no. 46, 163.
1908Pennell, Elizabeth Robins, and Joseph Pennell. The Life of James McNeill Whistler. 2 vols. London, 1908: 2:158, 251.
1917Duret, Théodore. Whistler. Translated by Frank Rutter. London, 1917: 206 (original edition, Paris, 1904).
1957Shapley, Fern Rusk. Comparisons in Art: A Companion to the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. London, 1957 (reprinted 1959): pl. 88, as L'Andalouse.
1963Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.. New York, 1963 (reprinted 1964 in French, German, and Spanish): 328, repro., as L'Andalouse.
1970American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 120, repro., as L'Andalouse, Mother-of-Pearl and Silver.
1980Young, Andrew McLaren, Margaret F. MacDonald, and Robin Spencer, with the assistance of Hamish Miles. The Paintings of James McNeill Whistler. 2 vols. New Haven, 1980: 1:170, no. 378; 2:pl. 242.
1980American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 257, repro., as L'Andalouse, Mother-of-Pearl and Silver.
1980Wilmerding, John. American Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1980: 112, repro.
1981Williams 1981, 131, color repro. 154, as L'Andalouse, Mother-of-Pearl and Silver.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 561, no. 852, color repro.
1988Wilmerding, John. American Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art. Rev. ed. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1988: 142, repro., as L'Andalouse, Mother-of-Pearl and Silver.
1992American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 381, repro.
1994Dorment, Richard, and Margaret F. MacDonald. James McNeill Whistler. Exh. cat. Tate Gallery, London; Musée d'Orsay, Paris; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. London, 1994: no. 196, 275-276, color repro.
1996Quesada, Luis. Pintores Españoles y Extranjeros en Andalucia, Sevilla, 1996: no. 263, repro.
1998Torchia, Robert Wilson, with Deborah Chotner and Ellen G. Miles. American Paintings of the Nineteenth Century, Part II. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 1998: 248-252, color repro.
2003Merrill, Linda, et al. After Whistler: The Artist and His Influence on American Painting. Exh. cat. High Museum of Art, Atlanta; The Detroit Institute of Arts. Atlanta, 2003: 136, fig. 92, 247 n. 63.

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