Medium: oil on canvas
Location: Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France
Dimensions: 144 x 162
Whistler's Mother is the image expressing the beauty of motherhood, respect for parents, family values and the essence of Protestant values such as humility, diligence, self-discipline and asceticism. James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903) painted this picture in 1871 in London. The picture painted by many weeks and gave him a lot of effort. For its time it was almost experimental painting using square and round shapes and harmonious colors. The fineness of the hands, face painting contrasts with the rough clothes or trailer. On the wall hangs a picture Whistler London Docklands (named Black Lion Wharf).
for its experimental form was very positively received. However, over time the famous painting and in 1934 he even got on US postage stamps (with accompanying text In Memory and In Honor Of The Mothers of America - to remember and honor American mothers). Like some of the other works (such as Munch's The Scream), and from that image something at first glance radiates. Something image communicates directly and everyone. Whistler's Mother is the most famous image of the American painter and he also sometimes called Victorian Mona Lisa. He became part of several works of art. We probably famous in Mr. Bean
. Our reproduction of this version,
Whistler painted picture Whistler's mother in 1871. Prevailing color of this fine art print is dark and its shape is landscape. Original size is 144 x 162. This art piece is located in Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France. This image is printed on demand - you can choose material, size and finishing.James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903).
Native American with British roots. He tried to make his art personal and reflective of himself. He strived for harmony and consistency, trying to connect painting and music. His most famous painting is a much admired portrait of Whistler’s Mother,
Anna McNeill Whistler, expressing the beauty of motherhood.