Portrait of Miss Emily Tuckerman

Artist: James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
Historical period(s)
Pastel on prepared cardboard
H x W: 23.2 x 17.3 cm (9 1/8 x 6 13/16 in)
United States
Credit Line
Bequeathed by Miss Emily Tuckerman and gifted to the Freer Gallery through Charles Adams Platt
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


portrait, United States, woman

To 1925
Miss Emily Tuckerman (died 1925), to 1925 [1]

From 1925
Freer Gallery of Art, bequest of Miss Emily Tuckerman, gifted through Charles A. Platt on January 24, 1925 [2]


[1] Object file, undated folder sheet note. Also see correspondence with Mrs. George Draper and Mr. Platt, 1925 Letter File, Gifts to the Collection.

[2] See note 1. Also see object file, curatorial remarks, Kenneth Myers & Elizabeth Duley, April 14, 2004.

Previous Owner(s)

Emily Tuckerman died 1925

Published References
  • Margaret F. MacDonald. James McNeill Whistler: Drawings, Pastels, and Watercolours : A Catalogue Raisonné. New Haven, 1995. .
  • David Park Curry. James McNeill Whistler at the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington and New York, 1984. p. 279, pl. 282.
Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
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