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Symphony in Grey: Early Morning, Thames
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James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903)
Oil on canvas
H x W (frame): 100 × 79.7 cm (39 3/8 × 31 3/8 in)
Previous custodian or owner:
William Marchant & Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
William Marchant & Co., London, to 1904 
From 1904 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from William Marchant & Co. in 1904 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Whistler List, Paintings, pg. 12, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Purchased in April 1904.
 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
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery