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The Little Cloak
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James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)
Etching on paper
H x W: 8.2 x 5 cm (3 1/4 x 1 15/16 in)
Previous custodian or owner:
Obach & Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
Cox Collection 
Obach & Co., London, to 1903 
From 1903 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Obach & Co. in 1903 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
 See Original Whistler List, Etchings, pg. 102, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 2.
 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.
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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