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Title
Sketches for the Peacock Room
Names
Avery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904 (Collector)
Whistler, James McNeill (1834-1903) (Artist)
Collection

Samuel Putnam Avery Collection

James McNeill Whistler

Whistler miscellaneous

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1876 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEZAP
Topics
interior design
Genres
Drawings
Notes
Citation/reference: McDonald 580
Physical Description
Ink drawings
Extent: 1 drawing : pen and ink.
Description
One of several preliminary pen and ink sketches made for the Peacock Room, London. The room was installed in the Freer Gallery, Washington D.C. circa 1919.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS ID: 165355
TMS Object Number: 108470
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 25ac9e60-c616-012f-856a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1822: Creator Born
  • 1876: Created
  • 1904: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Sketches for the Peacock Room" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1876. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8fe97c9f-608c-566f-e040-e00a1806308f

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Sketches for the Peacock Room" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8fe97c9f-608c-566f-e040-e00a1806308f

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1876). Sketches for the Peacock Room Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8fe97c9f-608c-566f-e040-e00a1806308f

Wikipedia Citation

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Sketches for the Peacock Room