After J.M. Whistler’s “Self Portrait with a Hat”

Artist: Henri Charles Guérard (French, 1846-1897)
Historical period(s)
Etching on paper
H x W (image): 22.2 x 18.2 cm (8 3/4 x 7 3/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Eric G. Carlson in honor of Katharine Lochnan, Nesta Spink, and Martha Tedeschi
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


etching, France, portrait, self portrait
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Henri Beraldi. Les Graveurs du XIXe Siècle: Guide de l'Amateur d'Estampes Modernes. 12 vols., Paris. vol. vii, pp. 266-73.
  • Claudie Bertin. Henri Guerard (1846-1897): L'Oevre Grave. Paris. .
  • Andrew McLaren Young, Margaret F. MacDonald, Robin Spencer. The Paintings of James McNeill Whistler. Studies in British Art 2 vols. New Haven, 1980. cat. 23, 101, 398, vol. 1.
  • Edgar Munhall. Whistler and Montesquiou: The Butterfly and the Bat. New York and Paris. pp. 110-13.
Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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