string(21) "edanmdm:fsg_F1903.308" Original frame for Whistler's Harmony in Blue and Gold: The Little Blue Girl - National Museum of Asian Art

Original frame for Whistler's Harmony in Blue and Gold: The Little Blue Girl

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1894-1903
  • Geography

    United States
  • Material

    Gilded and decorated wood
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 105.6 × 82 × 7.4 cm (41 9/16 × 32 5/16 × 2 15/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1903.308
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1903.308

Object Details

  • Artist

    Decorated by James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
  • Provenance

    From 1903 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from the artist in 1903 [1]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]
    Notes:
    [1] See Original Whistler List, Paintings, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Purchased in July 1903.
    [2] 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

    James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Frame
  • Restrictions and Rights

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