The Little Nude Model ReadingArtist(s)James Abbott McNeill WhistlerArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1890Medium & Supportlithograph on laid paperDimensions
11 3/8 x 8 7/8 in. (28.8 x 22.5 cm)Credit LineBequest of Margaret Watson ParkerSubject matter
The model for this figure is probably one of the Pettigrew sisters and the composition is very closely related to a pastel in the Fogg, "The Fortune Teller--A Red Note", 1886.Physical Description
A nude model sits against a cabinet reading. She is shown largely in profile; her head, wraped in a scarf, looks down at the book she holds. She faces left and her left leg is crossed over the right. Behind her on the cabinet are objects including fabric.Primary Object ClassificationPrintCollection AreaWesternRights
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