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Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and watercolor wash on cream wove paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 22.3 x 17.9 cm (8 3/4 x 7 1/16 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
1876
Previous custodian or owner:
Frederick Keppel and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
Provenance:
To 1898
Frederick Keppel and Co., London, England, and New York to 1898 [1]
From 1898 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Frederick Keppel and Co. in 1898 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Whistler List, Drawings, pg. 1, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See note 1.
[3] 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:
still life  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1898.415
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1898.415