Alfred Lemercier / Count Robert de Montesquiou, No. 2 / 1894Alfred Lemercier
Count Robert de Montesquiou, No. 2

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Creator Name: Lemercier, Alfred
Creator Nationality: European; French
Creator Role: Printer
Creator Dates/Places: French; act. 1848-1891 Europe,France,?le-de-France (region),Ville de Pari
Creator Active Place: Europe,France,?le-de-France (region),Ville de Pari
Creator Name-CRT: Alfred Lemercier
Creator Name: Whistler, James Abbott McNeill
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: American; 1834-1903 North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Active Place: North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Name-CRT: James McNeill Whistler
Creator Name: Lemercier et Compagnie
Creator Dates/Places: French; 1825 or 1828 Europe,France,?le-de-France (region),Ville de Pari
Creator Name-CRT: Lemercier et Compagnie
Title: Count Robert de Montesquiou, No. 2
Title Type: preferred
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1894
Creation End Date: 1894
Creation Date: 1894
Creation Place: North and Central America,North America,United States
Object Type: Prints
Classification Term: Lithograph
Materials and Techniques: Lithograph, from thin, transparent transfer paper, in black ink, with scraping, on grayish ivory China paper
Dimensions: image: 227 x 96 mm; sheet: 360 x 332 mm
Inscriptions: Signed with butterfly on stone, center left, in image
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1927.5863
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Charles Deering Collection
Subject Description: Full-length frontal portrait of Count Robert de Montesquiou
Context: Way assigned a date of 1895. This date is no longer maintained.Two lithographs of the same subject by Beatrix Whistler have been catalogued by Way, Kennedy, and Levy as being the work of Whistler's hand, resulting in much confusion surrounding this image.
AMICA ID: AIC_.1927.5863
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 1998

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