The Charles Lang Freer Collection

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Reviews the museum, which has been open to the public for four years, looking at the collection as a tribute to Whistler: "the contemporary artist whom Mr. Freer most loved and admired, and to whom he owed, more than to any other single influence, his artistic bent and education."


  • Freer, Charles Lang 1854-1919
  • Whistler, James McNeill 1834-1903
  • Freer Gallery of Art


Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

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Arts Vol. vol. 12 (Journal)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


August 1927


  • Art
  • Benefactors
  • Gifts
  • History
  • National Collections
  • Artists
  • Art objects
  • Art--History

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pp. 65-82

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