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Salvation Army, Sandwich

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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1887
  • Geography

    United States
  • Material

    Etching; ink on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 8 x 17.6 cm (3 1/8 x 6 15/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
  • Provenance

    Joshua Hutchinson Hutchinson (circa 1829-1891), London [1]
    Bertrand Buchanan MacGeorge (circa 1845 - 1924), Glasgow, Scotland [2]
    To 1903
    H. Wunderlich & Co., New York, NY, to 1903 [3]
    From 1903 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from H. Wunderlich & Co., through Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938), in 1903 [4]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [5]
    [1] An undated folder sheet note in the object file states "Hutchinson Collection stamp in corner of print" (see Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record).
    [2] An undated folder sheet note in the object file states "MacGeorge Collection Stamp (BM) on margin of print" (see Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record). Bertrand Buchanan MacGeorge's Whistler collection "was sold in 1902 to H. Wunderlich and Co." (according to The Correspondence of James McNeill Whistler, University of Glasgow).
    [3] See Original Whistler List, Etchings, Voucher No. 10, March 1903, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
    [4] See note 3.
    [5] 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

    Joshua Hutchinson Hutchinson (ca. 1829-1891)
    Bertrand Buchanan MacGeorge (ca. 1845-1924)
    H. Wunderlich & Co. (1874-1912) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

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