After Whistler’s oil painting, Portrait of Himself

Maker(s)
Artist: Henri Charles Guérard (French, 1846-1897)
Historical period(s)
1845-1897
Medium
Copper
Dimensions
H x W: 22.4 x 18.7 cm (8 13/16 x 7 3/8 in)
Geography
France
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1908.248
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Tool and Equipment
Type

Printing plate/block

Keywords
France, portrait
Provenance

From at least 1908 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), acquired from an unidentified owner, from at least 1908 [1]

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

Notes:

[1] According to Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record, an undated folder sheet note states that there were no purchase details recorded for this object. See Whistler Reserved List, pg. 5, 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)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
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