Art for Art's Sake

August 7, 1997 – January 21, 2008

Freer Gallery of Art
Jefferson Drive and 12th Street, SW
Washington, DC

Gallery 10 Floor Plan

Take in 31 works by Whistler, Tryon, Dewing, Thayer, and ceramicist Mary Chase Perry Stratton--assembled by Charles Lang Freer in the 1880s--highlight the aesthetic ideal in America. About a third of the paintings are by Whistler.