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Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
H x W: 49.9 x 72.3 cm (19 5/8 x 28 7/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
United States
Date:
1870-1875
Previous custodian or owner:
William George Rawlinson (1840-1928) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance:
To 1902
William George Rawlinson (1812-1902), London, to 1902 [1]
From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from William George Rawlinson, through William Marchant and Co., London, in April 1902 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] Undated folder sheet note, Object file. See also Original Whistler List, Paintings, pg. 3, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See note 1.
[3] 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:
water  Search this
night  Search this
river  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
nocturne  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.97a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 11: A Perfect Harmony
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye32d2f608e-ca41-467c-8c2e-8d2de7138bbf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1902.97a-b