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At A Glance

  • Period

    1876
  • Geography

    United States
  • Material

    Ink and watercolor wash on cream wove paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 22.3 x 17.9 cm (8 3/4 x 7 1/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1898.415
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1898.415

Object Details

  • Artist

    James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
  • Provenance

    To 1898
    Frederick Keppel and Co., London, England, and New York to 1898 [1]
    From 1898 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Frederick Keppel and Co. in 1898 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] See Original Whistler List, Drawings, pg. 1, 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
  • Exhibition History

    Chinamania (2016) (July 9, 2016 to June 4, 2017)
    Chinamania (2010) (August 7, 2010 to August 7, 2011)
    Freer South Corridor (May 9 to August 9, 1993)
    James McNeill Whistler at the Freer Gallery of Art (May 11, 1984 to December 5, 1984)
    Drawings by James McNeill Whistler (August 1, 1974 to April 14, 1975)
  • 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

    Drawing
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