Full Record: Correspondence of James McNeill Whistler

Correspondence of James McNeill WhistlerView Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text Resource
Coverage: 1885-1903
Description: In 1855, at the age of 21, Whistler left America to become an art student in Paris, and his correspondence continues until his death in 1903. Based on records of over 13,000 letters, including copies, surviving in public and private collections around the world, the on-line centenary edition makes available a total of some 10,000 letters covering this period. The edition includes all the letters written by Whistler and all the letters written to him; letters mentioning Whistler are also included on a selective basis.

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