Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1465 documents - page 1 of 74

An American in London: Whistler and the Thames

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-04-21T15:08:18.000Z
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
FreerSackler
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_2PGm1z33j2g

Whistler in Watercolor at the Freer|Sackler Promo

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2019-05-07T19:07:52.000Z
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
FreerSackler
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_Df7eeUG_HGY

An American in London: Whistler and the Thames

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-04-30T11:53:11.000Z
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
FreerSackler
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_RG14pcX2vI0

Portrait of Miss Emily Tuckerman

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on prepared cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 23.2 x 17.3 cm (9 1/8 x 6 13/16 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
1898
Topic:
portrait  Search this
woman  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequeathed by Miss Emily Tuckerman and gifted to the Freer Gallery through Charles Adams Platt
Accession Number:
F1925.1a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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_F1925.1a-c
Additional Online Media:

Nocturne: Trafalgar Square, Chelsea—Snow

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
H x W: 47.2 x 62 cm (18 9/16 x 24 7/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1875-1877
Topic:
night  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
nocturne  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.169a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 11: A Perfect Harmony
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1908.169a-b

Nocturne in Blue and Gold: Valparaiso

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
H x W: 76.4 x 50.7 cm (30 1/16 x 19 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
United States
Date:
1866-ca. 1874
Topic:
night  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1909.127a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 11: A Perfect Harmony
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1909.127a-b

Nocturne: Grey and Silver--Chelsea Embankment, Winter

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
H x W: 62.6 x 47.5 cm (24 5/8 x 18 11/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1879
Topic:
winter  Search this
night  Search this
river  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
nocturne  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.143a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 11: A Perfect Harmony
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1902.143a-b

Nocturne: Blue and Silver--Battersea Reach

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
H x W: 49.9 x 72.3 cm (19 5/8 x 28 7/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
United States
Date:
1870-1875
Topic:
water  Search this
night  Search this
river  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
nocturne  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.97a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 11: A Perfect Harmony
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1902.97a-b

Symphony in Grey: Early Morning, Thames

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
H x W (frame): 100 × 79.7 cm (39 3/8 × 31 3/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
United States
Date:
1871
Topic:
landscape  Search this
river  Search this
beach  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.50a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 11: A Perfect Harmony
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.50a-b

Gallery IX, View Across Corridors Meeting at the Southwest Corner at the Freer Gallert of Art

Subject:
Whistler, James McNeill 1834-1903  Search this
Leyland, Frederick Richards 1831-1892  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Physical description:
Photographic prints; 9 x 7
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 02-082 [SIA2015-000822]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_381489

Charles Henry Hart autograph collection

Creator:
Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918  Search this
Names:
Anshutz, Thomas Pollock, 1851-1912  Search this
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851  Search this
Chase, William Merritt, 1846-1916  Search this
Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900  Search this
Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815  Search this
Cox, Kenyon, 1856-1919  Search this
Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916  Search this
James McNeill Whistler, 1834-1903  Search this
McEntee, Jervis, 1828-1891  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827  Search this
Peale, Raphaelle, 1774-1825  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860  Search this
Peale, Rubens, 1784-1865  Search this
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885  Search this
Smillie, James David, 1833-1909  Search this
Stuart, Gilbert, 1755-1828  Search this
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872  Search this
Thayer, Abbott Handerson, 1849-1921  Search this
Vanderlyn, John, 1775-1852  Search this
Vedder, Elihu, 1836-1923  Search this
Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910  Search this
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820  Search this
Extent:
1.7 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1731-1918
Summary:
The Charles Henry Hart autograph collection dates from 1731-1917 and measures 1.7 linear feet comprised of 226 letters, portrait prints, and other documents signed by American artists.
Scope and Contents:
The Charles Henry Hart autograph collection dates from 1731-1917 and measures 1.7 linear feet comprised of 226 letters, portrait prints, and other documents signed by American artists.

Originally titled by Hart as "The History of Art in America as Told in a Remarkable Collection of Autograph Letters and Documents of Celebrated American Artists of the Eighteenth, Nineteenth, and Twentieth Century," the collection includes letters and other items signed by Thomas Anshutz, John J. Audubon, William Merritt Chase, Frederic Edwin Church, John Singleton Copley, Kenyon Cox, Thomas Eakins, Jervis McEntee, Samuel F.B. Morse, Charles Willson Peale, Raphaelle Peale, Rembrandt Peale, Rubens Peale, Titian Peale, James Daivd Smillie, Gilbert Stuart, Thomas Sully, Abbott Handerson Thayer, John Vanderlyn, Elihu Vedder, John Quincy Adams Ward, Benjamin West, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, and many others.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 1 series.

Series 1: Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1917 (226 items; Box 1-5)
Biographical / Historical:
Charles Henry Hart (1847-1918) was a historian, lawyer, writer, and director, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1882-1904. Widely, he published on the subject of 18th and 19th century portraiture in the United States.
Related Materials:
The Archives of American Art also holds the personal papers of Charles Henry Hart, dating from 1774-1930, bulk 1888-1918.
Provenance:
The Charles Henry Hart autograph collection was donated to the Archives of American Art in 1954 as an anonymous gift. It is assumed that Hart assembled the letters. Original collation was two letterbooks entitled "The History of Art in America as Tolk in a Remarkable Collection of Autograph Letters and Documents of Celebrated American Artists of the Eighteenth, Nineteenth, and Twentieth Century."
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Rights:
The Charles Henry Hart autograph collection is owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Autographs -- Collections  Search this
Artists -- United States -- Portraits  Search this
Autographs -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Artists -- United States -- Autographs  Search this
Citation:
Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.hartchar
See more items in:
Charles Henry Hart autograph collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hartchar

Portrait of Major Whistler

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood panel
Dimensions:
H x W: 31.3 x 25.1 cm (12 5/16 x 9 7/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1857-1859
Topic:
portrait  Search this
man  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1905.62a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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_F1905.62a-c

Joanna Douglas in "The Trial Sermon"

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Printer:
Dalziel Brothers (19th century)  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving; ink on paper
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
1862
Topic:
portrait  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gordon H. Brown
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-433
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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_FSC-GR-433

The Major's Daughter

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Printer:
Joseph Swain (19th century)  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving; ink on paper
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
1862
Topic:
woman  Search this
boat  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gordon H. Brown
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-434
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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_FSC-GR-434

The Nun in "Count Burkhardt"

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Printer:
Dalziel Brothers (19th century)  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving; ink on paper
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
1862
Topic:
nun  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gordon H. Brown
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-435
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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_FSC-GR-435

The Morning Before the Massacre of St. Bartholomew

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Printer:
Dalziel Brothers (19th century)  Search this
Joseph Swain (19th century)  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving; ink on paper
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
1862
Topic:
woman  Search this
morning  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gordon H. Brown
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-436
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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_FSC-GR-436

The Relief Fund in Lancashire

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Printer:
Joseph Swain (19th century)  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving; ink on paper
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
1862
Topic:
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gordon H. Brown
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-437
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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_FSC-GR-437

Offprint of a cartoon

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Medium:
Wetstrength paper
Type:
Print
Topic:
American Art  Search this
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-440
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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_FSC-GR-440

Lady and Child

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1891
Topic:
child  Search this
woman  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-617
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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_FSC-GR-617

Black Lion Wharf

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 15.3 × 22.6 cm (6 × 8 7/8 in)
H x W (sheet): 18.6 × 25 cm (7 5/16 × 9 13/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
1859
Topic:
man  Search this
boat  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
etching  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mr. Samuel E. Stokes, Jr.
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-619
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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_FSC-GR-619

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By