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Catalog Data

Creator:
White, Clarence H., 1871-1925  Search this
Names:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Thayer, Abbott Handerson, 1849-1921  Search this
Collection Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print, Platinum print, 24 x 17.5 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Portraits
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1909
Scope and Contents:
One platinum print, showing the American painter Abbott Handerson Thayer in profile. The portrait was likely presented by Thayer to his patron Charles Lang Freer.
Arrangement:
Stored in one box.
Biographical / Historical:
Clarence Hudson White was born in Ohio, and was largely self-taught as a photographer. Coming into contact with leading photographers of his time such as Alfred Stieglitz and Edward Steichen, White was one of the founding members of the Photo-Secession group in 1902.
Abbott Handerson Thayer was born in Boston and studied painting in Paris at the École des Beaux-Arts. Thayer had a successful career as a painter of landscapes and figures, being most notable for his depictions of winged women.
Local Numbers:
FSA A.01 12.03.10
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Genre/Form:
Portraits -- Men
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Charles Lang Freer Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of the estate of Charles Lang Freer.
Identifier:
FSA.A.01, Item FSA A.01 12.03.10
See more items in:
Charles Lang Freer Papers
Charles Lang Freer Papers / Series 12: Photographs / 12.3: Portraits of Others
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3b3a2550f-cf89-467d-8a3a-58bfa377dc2f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a-01-ref3301