James Abbott McNeill Whistler (July 11, 1834 – July 17, 1903) was an American-born, British-based artist active during the American Gilded Age. His famous signature for his paintings was in the shape of a stylized butterfly possessing a long stinger for a tail.
His most famous painting is "Arrangement in Grey and Black No. 1" (1871), commonly known as Whistler's Mother.
Symphony in White, No. 1: The White Girl
Nocturne: Blue and Gold - Old Battersea Bridge
Nocturne: Blue and Silver - Cremorne Lights
Red and Black: The Fan