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Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on white paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 12.9 x 8.4 cm (5 1/16 x 3 5/16 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
1858
Previous custodian or owner:
Francis Seymour Haden (1818 - 1910)
H. Wunderlich & Co. (1874 - 1912) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
Provenance:
Seymour Haden (1818-1910), London [1]
To 1898
H. Wunderlich & Co., New York to 1898 [2]
From 1898 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from H. Wunderlich & Co., through Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938), in November 1898 [3]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4]
Notes:
[1] See Original Whistler List, Haden Collection Drawings, pg. 2, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See Voucher No. 20, November 1898, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[3] See note 2.
[4] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Topic:
Christianity  Search this
child  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1898.165
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
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