Draped Model

Maker(s)
Artist: James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
Historical period(s)
1870
Medium
Drypoint on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 20.8 x 13.2 cm (8 3/16 x 5 3/16 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1892.3
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Drypoint

Keywords
drypoint, United States
Provenance

Joshua Hutchinson Hutchinson (circa 1829-1891), London [1]

From 1892 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), probably purchased from the Deprez and Gutekunst Hutchinson Sale, London, March 5, 1892 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4]

Notes:

[1] Hutchinson Collection stamp in margin (see Curatorial Remarks in the object record).

[2] See note in the Accession File, Collections Management office, for details on Charles Lang Freer's probable purchase of this object at the Deprez and Gutekunst Hutchinson Sale. See also, Original Whistler List, Etchings, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[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.

Previous Owner(s)

Deprez and Gutekunst (C.L. Freer source)
Joshua Hutchinson Hutchinson ca. 1829-1891
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Label

Whistler etchings are identified by "G" numbers as assigned in "James McNeill Whistler: The Etchings, a catalogue raisonne," by Margaret F. McDonald, Grischka Petri, Meg Hausberg, and Joanna Meacock (University of Glasgow, 2012), http://etchings.arts.gla.ac.uk. This print is G109 state 5 of 11.

Published References
  • Margaret F. MacDonald, Grischka Petri, Meg Hausberg, Joanna Meacock. James McNeill Whistler: The Etchings, a catalogue raisonée., 2012. .
  • Howard Mansfield. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etchings and Dry-points of James Abbott McNeill Whistler. Chicago, 1909. .
  • Katharine Lochnan. The Etchings of James McNeill Whistler. Exh. cat. New Haven and London, 1984. .
  • Edward G. Kennedy. The Etched Work of Whistler: Illustrated by Reproductions in Collotype of the Different States of the Plates. 4 vols., New York, 1910. .
Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
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