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At A Glance

  • Period

    1858
  • Geography

    United States
  • Material

    Pencil on beige wove paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 13.4 x 10.2 cm (5 1/4 x 4 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1898.195
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1898.195

Object Details

  • Artist

    James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Francis Seymour Haden (1818-1910)
    H. Wunderlich & Co. (1874-1912) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Provenance

    Seymour Haden (1818-1910), London [1]
    To 1898
    H. Wunderlich & Co., New York to 1898 [2]
    From 1898 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from H. Wunderlich & Co., through Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938), in November 1898 [3]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4]
    Notes:
    [1] See Original Whistler List, Haden Collection Drawings, pg. 2, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
    [2] See Voucher No. 20, November 1898, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
    [3] See note 2.
    [4] 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

    Drawing
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