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Albert Pinkham Ryder (1847-1917)
Oil on wood panel
H x W: 29 x 30.5 cm (11 7/16 x 12 in)
Cottier and Co., New York, NY, to 1908 
From 1908 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Cottier and Co., in New York, in April 1908 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Accession List, Collections Management Office. See also, Curatorial Remark 3, Kate Theimer, June 9, 1994, in the object record, as well as Provenance Remark 1 in the object record.
 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.
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
A Perfect Harmony (October 14, 2017 to October 8, 2023)
American Paintings (November 11, 1976 to October 12, 1978)
Twelfth Annual Exhibition of Selected Paintings by American Artists (May 11 to September 9, 1918)
Loan Exhibition of the Works of Albert P. Ryder (March 11 to April 14, 1918)
Previous custodian or owner:
Cottier and Co. (established 1869) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
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