Harmony in Green and Rose: The Music Room

citation

A young woman in black riding habit stands near a child reading.

Historical period(s)
1860-1861
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
H x W: 96.3 x 71.7 cm (37 15/16 x 28 1/4 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1917.234a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Type

Oil painting

Provenance

To 1917
Colonel Frank J. Hecker (1846-1927), Detroit, to 1917 [1]

From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), given by Col. Frank J. Hecker in 1917 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Accession List, Collections Management office, as well as Original Whistler List, pg. 16, 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.

Description

A young woman in black riding habit stands near a child reading.

Label

1. (Kenneth Myers, 29 June 2004) Date source found in Andrew McLaren Young, Margaret MacDonald, Robin Spencer, and Hamish Miles, The Paintings of James McNeil Whistler (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1980) 2 Volumes.

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Rights Statement

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