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: Portrait of the Artist's Son

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object: 2987

Portrait of the Artist's Son

Type
Oil painting
Maker(s)
Artist: Abbott Handerson Thayer (1849-1921)
Historical period(s)
1892
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimension(s)
H x W: 68.9 x 56.3 cm (27 1/8 x 22 3/16 in)
Geography
United States
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1906.95a

To 1892
N. E. Montross (1849-1932), New York, NY, to 1892 [1]

From 1892 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from N. E. Montross in May 1892 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] Information in object file. Also, see Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[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.

Former owner
N. E. Montross (C.L. Freer source) (1849 - 1932)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Keyword(s)
child, portrait, United States
Collection(s) Area
American Art
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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