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Creator::
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - South and Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Extent:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Floor plans
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Place:
Himalaya Mountains
Date:
1989-1990, 1995-1996, 1998-1999, 2003-2004
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the development of exhibitions related to south and southeast Asian art. Exhibitions documented in this accession include "Devi: The Great Goddess;" "Buddha's Art of Healing;" "Himalayas: An Aesthetic Adventure;" "Noble Path: Buddhist Art of Southeast Asia and Tibet;" and "Puja: Expressions of Hindu Devotion." Records in this accession also document the preparation of a bibliography of crafts and folk arts of India and a proposal for an exhibition of Indian shrines. Materials include exhibition proposals, correspondence, memoranda, notes, floor plans, label text, background materials, object images, object lists, and related materials.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2020; Transferring office; 10/18/2001 memorandum, Alers to Hennessey; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art, Southeast Asian  Search this
Art and religion  Search this
Buddhism and art  Search this
Folk art -- India  Search this
Shrines  Search this
Hinduism  Search this
Art, Asian  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Floor plans
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-100, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - South and Southeast Asian Art, Exhibition Records
Identifier:
Accession 09-100
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Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa09-100