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James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)
Drypoint; ink on paper
H x W: 15.8 x 23.3 cm (6 1/4 x 9 3/16 in)
Cox Collection 
Obach & Co., London, to 1903 
From 1903 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Obach & Co. in 1903 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.
 See Original Whistler List, Etchings, Voucher No. 1, November 1903, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 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.
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Mr. Whistler's Galleries: Avant-garde in Victorian London, 1883 (November 20, 2003 to April 4, 2004)
Previous custodian or owner:
Obach & Co. (1884-1911) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights:
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