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Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 16.2 x 22.2 cm (6 3/8 x 8 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
United States
Date:
1881-1883
Previous custodian or owner:
Company of the Butterfly (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance:
From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Company of the Butterfly, London, in 1902 [1]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]
Notes:
[1] See Original Whistler List, Paintings, pg. 17, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Society of the Butterfly [Company of the Butterfly] was James McNeill Whistler's London business through which he sold his works.
[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.
Topic:
river  Search this
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United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.117a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
Whistler in Watercolor
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye362d2e71f-7533-4fe4-9779-fae6ec569121
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1902.117a-c