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Frame for Dewing's Portrait in Blue

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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1896
  • Geography

    New York, New York, United States
  • Material

    Gilded wood
  • Dimension

    H x W x D (outside): 108 x 97.8 x 6.4 cm (42 1/2 x 38 1/2 x 2 1/2 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

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

    Alexander J. Cabus (born after 1891)
  • Description

    A gilded reverse frame, the sight edge with leaf and berry molding and cross straps at the center points and corners, surrounded by a ripple molding, the ogee frieze cast with honeysuckle blossoms and U-motifs, with a outer ripple border and ogee back edge.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    American Paintings by Dewing, Sargeant, Homer, Tryon, Brush, Melchers and Whistler (March 23, 1925 to May 5, 1933)
  • Origin

    New York, New York, United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

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