Album and letters by James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Album containing portraits, studies and 18 drawings, and 15 letters from Whistler to donors' parents.

Details

Acquired in:
1958
Presented by:
Jean & Rachel Alexander through The Art Fund

Part of four gifts and two bequests to twenty-three museums by Jean and Rachel Alexander through the Art Fund between 1921 and 1973.

Provenance

Alexander sisters collection

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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