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At A Glance

  • Period

    1861
  • Geography

    United States
  • Material

    Etching; ink on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 10.1 x 12.5 cm (4 x 4 15/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1896.28
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1896.28

Object Details

  • Artist

    James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
  • Edition/State

    3/5
  • Provenance

    To 1896
    Frederick Keppel and Co., London, England, and New York to 1896 [1]
    From 1896 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Frederick Keppel and Co. in 1896 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] See Original Whistler List, Plates, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. This object is part of a group (consisting of a set of sixteen plates, as well as one impression of each plate) that was purchased from Frederick Keppel and Co. in January 1896.
    [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

    Frederick Keppel and Co. (1868-1940) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Print
  • Restrictions and Rights

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