James McNeill Whistler

Describes the life and work of the American painter who spent much of his career abroad and is known as much for his flamboyant personality as his art.. This is a recommended resource for "Picturing America" project from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
High School (9-12)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1866-1899)
Artist Biography
Picturing America Resource
TRC format: 
Book