The Game of Chess

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Maker(s)
Artist: James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)
Historical period(s)
ca. 1852
Medium
Pen, black ink, and pencil on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 5 x 8.6 cm (1 15/16 x 3 3/8 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1908.10a
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Drawing
Type

Drawing

Keywords
chess, game playing, United States
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
David Bendann (C.L. Freer source)
Miss Gracie

Published References
  • David Park Curry. James McNeill Whistler at the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington and New York, 1984. p. 208, pl. 141.
  • Margaret F. MacDonald. James McNeill Whistler: Drawings, Pastels, and Watercolours : A Catalogue RaisonnĂ©. New Haven, 1995. .
Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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