Back of the Gaiety Theatre

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Former owner
Thomas Robert Way (1861-1913) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1905
Thomas Robert Way (1861-1913), London, to 1905 [1]
From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Thomas Robert Way in 1905 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] According to Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record. See also, Accession List, Collections Management office. See further, the Original Whistler List, Lithographs, 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.
Topic
theater
architecture
United States
American Art
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Artist
James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Medium
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 26.1 x 22.9 cm (10 1/4 x 9 in)
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
United States
1895
Type
Print
Accession Number
F1905.211