string(21) "edanmdm:fsg_F1906.69b" Frame for Dewing's Early Portrait of the Artist's Daughter - National Museum of Asian Art

Frame for Dewing's Early Portrait of the Artist's Daughter

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1893
  • Geography

    New York, New York, United States
  • Material

    Gilded wood
  • Dimension

    H x W x D (outside): 110.5 x 177.8 x 7.6 cm (43 1/2 x 70 x 3 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1906.69b
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1906.69b

Object Details

  • Artist

    Designed by Stanford White (1853-1906)
  • Frame maker

    Alexander J. Cabus (born after 1891)
  • Description

    A lunette shaped frame, composed of bundled reeds with twisted leaf ties and acanthus leaves at top and corners.
  • Provenance

    From 1894 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from the maker, Alexander J. Cabus in 1894 [1]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]
    Notes:
    [1] See Provenance Remark in the object record. See also, Curatorial Remark 1, Linda Merrill, June 24, 1993, in the object record.
    [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
  • Exhibition History

    Thomas Wilmer Dewing (January 3, 1985 to May 7, 1985)
    American Painting: To Dream of Fair Women (September 24, 1982 to February 29, 1984)
    Thomas Wilmer Dewing (June 19, 1980 to March 18, 1981)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Alexander J. Cabus (born after 1891) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    New York, New York, United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Frame
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