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Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9.8 x 13.5 cm (3 7/8 x 5 5/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1892-1893
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, Etchings, pg. 99, 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. Mr. Freer purchased this work in May 1900, although it was paid for on June 16, 1902 (see Accession List, Collections Management Office, as well as Curatorial Remarks 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.
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Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.119
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3d3b22531-4257-45ef-8c7c-ca22cc7b7c98
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1902.119