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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1885-1888
  • Geography

    United States
  • Material

    Mezzotint; ink on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (overall): 25.3 x 17.8 cm (9 15/16 x 7 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1893.20
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1893.20

Object Details

  • Artist

    James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
  • Provenance

    To 1893
    Max Williams Co., New York to 1893 [1]
    From 1893 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Max Williams Co. in 1893 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] See Original Whistler List, Etchings, pg. 99, 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.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Max Williams Co. (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Print
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