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Nocturne: Blue and Silver--Battersea Reach
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James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
Oil on canvas
H x W: 49.9 x 72.3 cm (19 5/8 x 28 7/16 in)
Previous custodian or owner:
William George Rawlinson (1840-1928) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
William George Rawlinson (1812-1902), London, to 1902 
From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from William George Rawlinson, through William Marchant and Co., London, in April 1902 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 Undated folder sheet note, Object file. See also Original Whistler List, Paintings, pg. 3, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 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.
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
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