Annie Haden with Books
|Size:||97 x 65 mm|
|Signed:||'J. W.' in reverse at right|
|No. of States:||1|
|Catalogues:||K.8; M.10; T.-; W.2|
|Impressions taken from this plate (1)|
'Annie Haden' (1870s, Whistler). 3
'Annie Haden' (1886, Frederick Wedmore (1844-1921)). 4
'Annie Haden with Books' (1909, Howard Mansfield (1849-1938)). 5
Although Whistler identified this as 'Annie Haden', Mansfield gave it the fuller, descriptive title, Annie Haden with Books to distinguish it from other portraits of the same sitter, such as Annie 007, Annie, Seated 032, and Annie Haden 067.
6: Mansfield 1909[more] (cat. no. 10) described the titles slightly incorrectly, as 'Swedenborg', 'Machiavelli', 'Belphegor XII', 'Directorium Inquisitorium'.
7: Lochnan 1984[more], pp. 25-26.
8: For instance, Lady with a lantern m0086, r.: Demon; v.: Two sketches of Nellie Farren m0666.
9: 'Nulla dies sine linea': (a) Monk writing; (b) An old man in a nightcap reading; (c) Whistler changing clothes with a 'Pleb' m0193.