The photograph of Whistler painting this portrait shows him mixing his paints with a very long brush on his table palette. This photograph indicates the scale and proportions of the portrait, on a canvas of approximately 191 x 91 cm (75 x 36").
The picture is shown in its frame in this late 1880s photograph.
1: Salaman 1886, ibid.
Last updated: 14th October 2020 by Margaret