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Variations in Flesh Colour and Green - The Balcony
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Variations in Flesh Colour and Green - The Balcony

Variations in Flesh Colour and Green - The Balcony

Maker(s)
Artist: James McNeill Whistler, United States, 1834-1903
Medium:
Oil on wood panel
Dimensions:
H x W (frame): 94.2 × 82 cm (37 1/16 × 32 5/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
United States
Topic:
lute, United States, ukiyo-e, American Art, model, balcony, kimono
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
On View:
Freer: South Corridor
Date:
1864-1870; additions 1870-1879
Accession Number:
F1892.23a-b
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
G.G. Cavafy, purchased from the artist, James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) [1] To 1892 H. Wunderlich & Co., New York, NY, to 1892 [2] From 1892 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from H. Wunderlich & Co. in 1892 [3] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4] Notes: [1] See Curatorial Remarks 3 and 4, S. Hobbs, 1977, in the object record. [2] See Original Whistler List, Etchings, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [3] See note 2. [4] 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.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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