The Mustard Merchant (La Marchande de Moutarde)

James Abbott McNeill Whistler, American, 1834 - 1903



Etching and drypoint on laid paper

Plate: 6 3/16 × 3 1/2 in. (15.7 × 8.9 cm)

Sheet: 9 × 6 1/8 in. (22.8 × 15.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Sylvia Nelson



Frank Goulding, London, England


Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in plate, lower left: Whistler

Catalogue Raisonne

R. Dorment and M. MacDonald, James McNeill Whistler, London, 1994, no. 5. H. Mansfield, A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etchings and Dry-Points of James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Chicago, 1909, no. 22.

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