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At A Glance

  • Period

    1892
  • Geography

    United States
  • Material

    Oil on canvas
  • Dimension

    H x W (overall): 96 x 125 cm (37 13/16 x 49 3/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1893.16a-b
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1893.16a-b

Object Details

  • Artist

    Dwight William Tryon (1849-1925)
  • Designer

    Stanford White (1853-1906) (frame)
  • Description

    Open fields, broken by a copse in the middle distance. Signature in lower right corner.
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Dwight William Tryon (1849-1925) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Provenance

    From 1893 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from the artist, Dwight William Tryon on April 12, 1893 [1]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]
    Notes:
    [1] See Voucher No. 22, April 1893, Box 2, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Curatorial Remarks, S. Hobbs, 1978: One of a series of four canvases based on the seasons, the painting was commissioned for Freer's new home in Detroit which was built in 1892-1893.
    [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.
  • Origin

    United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Painting
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