The Peacock Room Revealed

January 29, 2019 – April 21, 2019

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

Peacock Room, Gallery 12 Floor Plan

For a limited time, enjoy the Peacock Room as Whistler saw it—as a work of art in itself. The shelves of the Peacock Room are empty prior to an installation of Chinese blue-and-white porcelain of the type that filled the room in the late nineteenth century. Here is a rare chance to examine the peacock patterns and color harmonies Whistler created in this icon of American art.