Study of a Young Woman’s Head

Maker(s)
Artist: Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938)
Historical period(s)
1906
Medium
Silverpoint on white paper
Dimensions
H x W: 37.4 x 30.4 cm (14 3/4 x 11 15/16 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1906.56a
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Drawing
Type

Drawing

Keywords
United States, woman
Provenance

From 1906 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from the artist, Thomas Wilmer Dewing in 1906 [1]

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

Notes:

[1] Purchased from the artist on March 13, 1906 (see Provenance Remark 1 in the object record). See also, a letter from Freer to Dewing, dated March 13, 1906, 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

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

Copyright with museum

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