Black and Rose

Artist: Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938)
Historical period(s)
ca. 1916
Oil on canvas
H x W: 61 x 46 cm (24 x 18 1/8 in)
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Oil painting

interior, model, United States, woman

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

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


[1] Purchased from T.W. Dewing in December 1916 (see Curatorial Remark 4, Linda Merrill, June 30, 1993, in the object record).

[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
  • Freer Gallery of Art. The Freer Gallery of Art. Washington. p. 6.
  • Patricia Jobe Pierce, introduction by Richard Love. The Ten: Frank W. Benson, Joseph R. DeCamp, Thomas W. Dwing, Childe Hassam, Willard L. Metcalf, Robert Reid, Edward Simmons, Edmund C. Tarbell, John H. Twachtman, J. Alden Weir, and William Merritt Chase (who replaced Twachtman, 1902). Concord, New Hampshire and North Abington, Massachusetts. p. 71.
Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
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