James McNeill Whistler in the Witness Box by Sir Max Beerbohm by Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery on Flickr.
In April 1897 Joseph Pennell successfully sued the Saturday Review for libel, on account of an article by W R Sickert which said that Joseph Pennell’s prints were not true lithographs. Whistler gave evidence for Pennell. Painted in 1926.

James McNeill Whistler in the Witness Box by Sir Max Beerbohm by Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery on Flickr.

In April 1897 Joseph Pennell successfully sued the Saturday Review for libel, on account of an article by W R Sickert which said that Joseph Pennell’s prints were not true lithographs. Whistler gave evidence for Pennell. Painted in 1926.

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