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Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6.8 x 10.2 cm (2 11/16 x 4 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1884-1886
Previous custodian or owner:
Bertrand Buchanan MacGeorge (ca. 1845-1924)
H. Wunderlich & Co. (1874-1912) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance:
Bertrand Buchanan MacGeorge (circa 1845 - 1924), Glasgow, Scotland [1]
To 1903
H. Wunderlich & Co., New York, NY, to 1903 [2]
From 1903 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from H. Wunderlich & Co., through Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938), in 1903 [3]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4]
Notes:
[1] An undated folder sheet note in the object file states "MacGeorge stamp (BM) on back" (see Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record). Bertrand Buchanan MacGeorge's Whistler collection "was sold in 1902 to H. Wunderlich and Co." (according to The Correspondence of James McNeill Whistler, University of Glasgow).
[2] See Original Whistler List, Etchings, Voucher No. 10, March 1903, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[3] See note 2.
[4] 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:
commerce  Search this
sleeping  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
interior  Search this
etching  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1903.18
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Whistler's Neighborhood
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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/ye34a57f5d9-9ae4-4d43-a21e-5a81627f234f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1903.18