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A Portrait

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Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Previous custodian or owner
Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
Provenance
From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Thomas Wilmer Dewing in 1902 [1]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]
Notes:
[1] According to Curatorial Remark 3, Linda Merrill, May 27, 1993, as well as information in the object file.
[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.
Artist
Thomas Wilmer Dewing (1851-1938)
Date
1902
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Medium
Oil on wood panel
Dimensions
H x W: 39.8 x 50.8 cm (15 11/16 x 20 in)
Type
Painting
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Accession Number
F1902.193a
Topic
portrait
music
piano
United States
American Art
Origin
United States
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum