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Lady in an armchair

Impression: Freer Gallery of Art
Freer Gallery of Art
Number: 91
Date: 1861
Medium: drypoint
Size: 230 x 153 mm
Signed: 'Whistler.' at lower right
Inscribed: '1861.' at lower right
Set/Publication: 'Cancelled Plates', 1879
No. of States: 1
Known impressions: 19
Catalogues: K.79; M.80
Impressions taken from this plate  (19)
Lady in an armchair was dated '1861' by Whistler on the copper plate.
It is one of several portrait studies done in 1861, such as Jo [87] and Jo's Bent Head [88], and several that were not completed, such as The Open Book [89].