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: La Danseuse: A Study of the Nude

La Danseuse: A Study of the Nude

Type
Lithograph
Maker(s)
Artist: James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)
Historical period(s)
probably 1891
Medium
Lithograph on paper
Dimension(s)
H x W: 16 x 12.4 cm (6 5/16 x 4 7/8 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1898.413
Label
Whistler lithographs are identified by "C." numbers as described in The Lithographs of James McNeill Whistler (Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 1998). This print is C49, only state.

To 1898
Frederick Keppel and Co., London, England, and New York to 1898 [1]

From 1898 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Frederick Keppel and Co. in 1898 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Original Whistler List, Lithographs, pg. 31, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] 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.

Former owner
Frederick Keppel and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Keyword(s)
dance, United States, woman
Collection(s) Area
American Art
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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