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Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 19.7 x 13.6 cm (7 3/4 x 5 3/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
1896
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, Lithographs, 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 object from the Society of the Butterfly in March 1900, and paid Mr. Whistler on June 16, 1902 (see 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.
Topic:
pigeon  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.125
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/ye3cec36d69-acb8-428d-b46e-3615e019b11e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1902.125