Crepuscule in Flesh Colour and Green: Valparaiso

Oil paint on canvas | 586 x 759mm | 1866

James Abbott McNeill Whistler

In 1866 Whistler sailed from London to the Chilean port of Valparaiso, apparently intending to fight for Chile in their war against Spain. He painted this work there, and the title indicates that Whistler's main intention was to capture the effect of...
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