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Tillie: A Model

Impression: National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Number: 113
Date: 1873
Medium: drypoint
Size: 235 x 160 mm
Signed: butterfly at left
Inscribed: no
Set/Publication: no
No. of States: 5
Known impressions: 6
Catalogues: K.117; M.116; W.102
Impressions taken from this plate  (6)
Tillie Gilchrist dates from about 1873. One impression was dated '1873' in Whistler's writing (Graphic with a link to impression #K1170101). The butterfly signature is consistent with this date.
Other figure studies of this period include Model Seated [104], Fusco [106], Draped Model [109], Nude Woman Standing, hand on hip [114], Nude Girl with Arms Raised [115], Resting [111], The Model Lying Down [110], Nude Posing [125] and Nude Reclining [126].