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Sweet Silent Thought: Whistler's Interiors

The Music Room Reading in Bed Reading in Bed Reading by Lamplight  Reading by Lamplight

Baby Leyland Pink Note: The Novelette Note in Opal: Breakfast Resting in Bed Bravura in Brown

The Duet Sir Seymour Haden Playing the Cello Weary La Belle Dame Endormie The Duet

Nelly Annie Seated An Artist in His Studio, Seated before a Table Au Sixième Nude Model, Reclining

All of these works are by the American expatriate artist James McNeill Whistler (1834–1903) and are the Gift of Charles Lang Freer.


The Freer|Sackler is currently closed for renovations, updates, and gallery reinstallation. The popular exhibition Turquoise Mountain: Artists Transforming Afghanistan is still on view in the International Gallery. (Enter through the Ripley Center.) Please join us for our weekend-long reopening celebration on October 14 and 15, 2017.