The Charles Lang Freer Collection

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Summary

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."

Subject

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

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Contained within

Arts Vol. vol. 12 (Journal)

Contact information

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

Date

August 1927

Topic

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

Physical description

pp. 65-82

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