The White Pasture

Maker(s)
Artist: Willard Metcalf (1858-1925)
Historical period(s)
1917
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
H x W: 66.1 x 73.7 cm (26 x 29 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1917.249a
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Oil painting

Keywords
landscape, snow, United States, winter
Provenance

From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Willard Leroy Metcalf (1858-1925), Waterford, CT, in 1917 [1]

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

Notes:

[1] Purchased from the artist on August 2, 1917. See Voucher No. 1, August 1917, 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
Willard Metcalf (C.L. Freer source) 1858-1925

Published References
  • Elizabeth de Veer Richard J. Boyle. Sunlight and Shadow: The Life and Art of Willard L. Metcalf., 1st ed. New York. pp. 122-123, 239, fig. 151.
  • Elizabeth de Veer. Willard Metcalf in Cornish, New Hampshire. New York, November 1984. pp. 1213-1214, fig. 9.
Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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