Mahogany cabinet by James Abbott McNeill Whistler

Originally designed as a chimney piece by e.

Details

Medium:
Mahogany Dimensions: 296 x 191 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,900 ( Total: £8,400)
Acquired in:
1973
Vendor:
Christie's

w. Godwin & made by William Watt. Exhibited at Exposition Universelle, 1878, & decorated by Whistler. After the exposition the piece was transformed into a cabinet.

Provenance

Pickford Waller; by descent, Miss Sybil Waller.

Venue details

Hunterian Art Gallery University of Glasgow, 82 Hillhead Street, GLASGOW Strathclyde G12 8QQ 0141 330 4221 www.glasgow.ac.uk/hunterian

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