Winter: Central Park

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    United States
  • Material

    Watercolor on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 28.6 x 55.7 cm (11 1/4 x 21 15/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Dwight William Tryon (1849-1925)
  • Provenance

    To 1891
    American Watercolor Society, New York, New York to 1891 [1]
    From 1891 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from the American Watercolor Society in 1891 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    [1] According to Curatorial Remark 5, Linda Merrill, May 1989, in the object record: "Research revealed that this painting was purchased from the American Water Color Society, New York (24 February 1891) as "Early Snow."
    [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

    American Paintings (December 27, 1984 to January 18, 1985)
    Winter into Spring: American Landscapes (March 4, 1982 to June 1, 1982)
    Exhibition of Paintings by D.W. Tryon (February 1 to 22, 1900)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    American Watercolor Society (Founded 1866) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

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