The Lure of the Golden Bowl

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Introductory essay to issue devoted to Freer, for which Sutton served as Editor. Biographical sketch of Freer including, his friendships with Whistler and Fenollosa, his travels, and his tastes.


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


Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography


Entire issue devoted to "Charles Lang Freer as a Connoisseur."

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Apollo Vol. vol. 118, no. 258 (Journal)

Contact information

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


August 1983


  • Benefactors
  • Gifts
  • Artists
  • Biography

Physical description

pp. 118-26

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