Standing Woman, Facing Left

Maker(s)
Artist: Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938)
Historical period(s)
1916
Medium
Pastel on brown paper
Dimensions
H x W: 26.4 x 17.9 cm (10 3/8 x 7 1/16 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1916.477a-b
On View Location
Freer Gallery 10: Dewing’s Poetic World
Classification(s)
Drawing
Type

Drawing

Keywords
model, United States, woman
Provenance

From 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from the artist, Thomas Wilmer Dewing in 1916 [1]

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

Notes:

[1] See American Paintings List, pg. 21, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, Curatorial Remark 2, Linda Merrill, June 30, 1993, in the object record, wherein it is noted that C.L. Freer purchased this drawing in December 1916.

[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
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