Nude Study

Maker(s)
Artist: Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938)
Historical period(s)
1895
Medium
Pastel on brown paper
Dimensions
H x W: 27.1 x 19.8 cm (10 11/16 x 7 13/16 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1905.102a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Drawing
Type

Drawing

Keywords
model, nude, United States, woman
Provenance

From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Thomas Wilmer Dewing on May 25, 1905 [1]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]

Notes:

[1] See Dewing to Frank J. Hecker, 23 May 1905, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[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.

Previous Owner(s)

Thomas Wilmer Dewing (C.L. Freer source) 1851-1938
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Published References
  • Nelson C. White. The Art of Thomas W. Dewing. vol. 27, no. 6 Washington, June 1929. p. 255.
Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
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