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"A design for wall decoration in 72 Cheyne Walk" c.1902

Glass mount; 24.6 x 34.7 Inscr. by Harold Wright; "Sketches for ships on the a wall of 72 Cheyne Walk" (on backboard) CRE WHISTLER, James McNeill; (American; 1834-1903) In April, 1902, Whistler leased 72 Cheyne Walk from the architect C.R. Ashbee and lived there until his death in 1903. This design is reminiscent of his Chelsea drawings of many years before, however this time he was too ill to car…