En Plein Soleil. Uncancelled plate from Twelve Etchings from Nature (The French Set)

Maker(s)
Artist: James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)
Historical period(s)
1858
Medium
Steel-faced copper
Dimensions
H x W: 10.1 x 13.5 cm (4 x 5 5/16 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1906.204
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Tool and Equipment
Type

Printing plate/block

Keywords
umbrella, United States, woman
Provenance

To 1906
Obach & Co., London, to 1906 [1]

From 1906 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Obach & Co. in 1906 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See List of Whistler Purchases Since Making Up the Smithsonian Inventory, pg. 1, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[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)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Obach & Co. (C.L. Freer source)

Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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