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Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903



  • Existence: 1834 - 1903

James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903), American artist.

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Dante Gabriel Rossetti letter to William Houghton Clabburn, 1865 May 3

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Call Number: MSS 31
Scope and Contents: "My dear Clabburn,Thanks for the £70 completing payment in full for the Magdalene picture, which will be done by the time named if not sooner. I shall be very glad to see you when in town, & hope you may be accompanied by Mrs. Clabburn.The Academy lectures [?] are generally "much of a muchness" I fear. I suppose, as things go, the Athenaeum is likely to be as tolerable as any. I have not yet seen the Exhibition myself. Sandys's...
Dates: 1865 May 3

Isa Glenn and Bayard Schindel papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 309
Overview: The collection consists of material created and accumulated by Isa Glenn and her son, Bayard Schindel, in the course of their literary activities. Material includes typescripts of writings by Glenn and Schindel; correspondence with writers, editors, publishers, literary agents, friends, and family; material relating to Colonel S. J. B. Schindel's military career and to Glenn's travels to the Phillipines and South America; photographs of Schindel likely dating from his time at the Institute for...
Dates: 1898-1936

Letter : 2 [Lindsay?], Chelsea, London, to "My dear Avery", Undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 38, Folder: GROUP 650, F-3
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS sending amendments to an unidentified work.
Dates: Undated

Letter : Hotel du Bon Lafontaine, Paris, to an unidentified recipient, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 38, Folder: GROUP 650, F-2
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to "my dear Publisher" inviting the recipient to dinner and commenting on the volume of commissions he has received from wealthy Americans. Accompanied by a photograph of a portrait of Whistler.
Dates: n.d.

Letter : Rue du Bai, Paris, to [William] Heinemann, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 38, Folder: GROUP 650, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS warning Heinemann, Whistler's publisher, not to do business or associate with a Mr. Moore, who was disgraced in the Paris newspapers.
Dates: n.d.

Dante Gabriel Rossetti Letters to William Houghton Clabburn

Call Number: MSS 31
Overview: The collection comprises 11 letters from Dante Gabriel Rossetti to William H. Clabburn written from 1863 to 1865. The last of these is addressed to Clabburn's wife, Hannah Louisa. The letters are accompanied by 8 envelopes addressed to Clabburn by Rossetti. Rossetti’s letters primarily relate to Clabburn’s commission of an oil replica of Rossetti’s Mary Magdalen at the door of Simon the Pharisee. The correspondence records in detail Rossetti’s artistic process...
Dates: 1863-1865