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Sylvan Sounds: Freer, Dewing, and Japan

photo of Freer floorplan from

First-floor plan, Freer Gallery of Art, 1919

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
Plan showing the original arrangement of galleries, with the Japanese screen gallery (labeled "Japanese Paintings") linking the Whistler galleries to the other galleries devoted to American art.

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.