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Water buffalo

Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.5 × 15.4 × 7.8 cm (3 3/8 × 6 1/16 × 3 1/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
Anyang, probably Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1300-ca. 1050 BCE
Period:
Late Shang dynasty
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Anyang period (ca. 1300 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.30
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Reclining water buffalo

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 4.3 x 8.4 cm (1 11/16 x 3 5/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.247
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Reclining water buffalo

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 4.5 x 8.1 cm (1 3/4 x 3 3/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.704
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Boy and water buffalo

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W: 6.3 x 8 cm (2 1/2 x 3 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1911
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.182
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Reclining water buffalo

Medium:
Bronze, gilding
Dimensions:
H x W: 8.2 x 15.7 cm (3 1/4 x 6 3/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
960-1279
Period:
Song dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
water buffalo  Search this
casting  Search this
Song dynasty (960 - 1279)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.445
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Reclining water buffalo

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W: 7.7 x 12 cm (3 1/16 x 4 3/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1919.54
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Man riding a buffalo

Maker:
Pende artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, pigment, brass tacks
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 56.5 x 23 x 32.5 cm (22 1/4 x 9 1/16 x 12 13/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date:
Early 20th century
Topic:
Leadership  Search this
Status  Search this
equestrian  Search this
male  Search this
bovine  Search this
Trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Barbara and Joseph Goldenberg
Object number:
2011-4-1
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa's Arts
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Gallery (2193)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2011-4-1

Washington Monument Commemorative Stone: Teachers of the Buffalo Public Schools, New York, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Medium:
Soapstone
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located National Mall Adjacent to 14th Street, between Constitution Avenue, N.W. & Independence Avenue, S.W Washington District of Columbia
Date:
1850s. Installed ca. 1889
Topic:
Occupation--Education--Teacher  Search this
Figure--Fragment--Hand  Search this
Object--Other--Torch  Search this
Control number:
IAS 78230150
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_373620

Henry F. Schricker

Artist:
Anthony de Francisci, born Palermo, Italy 1887-died New York City 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Henry F. Schricker  Search this
Medium:
metal: brass/electotype
Dimensions:
9 1/2 x 5 7/8 x 5/8 in. (24.0 x 15.0 x 1.5 cm)
Type:
Sculpture-Relief
Date:
1939
Topic:
Landscape\Indiana  Search this
Animal\buffalo  Search this
Occupation\political\governor  Search this
Emblem\seal  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Object\written matter\map  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate
Object number:
1966.110.47
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On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 46A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Seated Nude

Artist:
Manolo, Spanish, b. Barcelona, 1872–1945  Search this
Medium:
Stone relief on wood base
Dimensions:
16 1/8 x 18 3/8 x 4 7/8 in. (41.0 x 46.6 x 12.1 cm.) incl. wood base: 2 x 18 3/8 x 4 7/8 in. (4.9 x 46.6 x 12.1 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1912, carved 1913)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.3244
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Portrait of Charles Alan

Artist:
Isamu Noguchi, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1904–1988  Search this
Medium:
Bronze on wood base
Dimensions:
14 X 8 1/2 X 10 1/2 IN. (35.3 X 21.4 X 26.6 CM.) ON WOOD BASE: 2 1/4 X 5 1/4 X 5 1/4 IN. (5.8 X 13.1 X 13.2 CM.) WT. 21 LB. (9.5 KG.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1929)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Charles Alan in memory of Aline Saarinen, 1973
Accession Number:
73.2
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Kneeling winged monster

Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 79 x 57.5 x 31.6 cm (31 1/8 x 22 5/8 x 12 7/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
northern Xiangtangshan, North Cave, Hebei province, China
Date:
550-577
Period:
Northern Qi dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
relief  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
Northern dynasties (386 - 581)  Search this
Northern Qi dynasty (550 - 577)  Search this
temple  Search this
cave  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
monster  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1977.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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On View:
Freer Gallery 17: Promise of Paradise: Ancient Chinese Buddhist Sculpture
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Etienne Clementel

Artist:
Auguste Rodin, French, b. Paris, 1840–1917  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
21 3/8 X 15 1/2 X 11 IN. (54.3 X 39.4 X 28.0 CM.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1916/cast by 1953)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.249
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Woman and Child

Artist:
Manolo, Spanish, b. Barcelona, 1872–1945  Search this
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
12 1/4 X 8 3/4 X 5 5/8 IN. (31.1 X 22.0 14.1 CM.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1914)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.3243
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Kneeling winged monster

Medium:
Limestone relief
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 79 x 53.3 x 30.5 cm (31 1/8 x 21 x 12 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
Northern Xiangtangshan, North Cave, Hebei province, China
Date:
550-577
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
relief  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
Northern dynasties (386 - 581)  Search this
Northern Qi dynasty (550 - 577)  Search this
lotus  Search this
temple  Search this
cave  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
monster  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1977.9
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 17: Promise of Paradise: Ancient Chinese Buddhist Sculpture
Data Source:
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edanmdm:fsg_F1977.9

Torso of a Standing Buddha

Medium:
Red sandstone
Dimensions:
H x W: 32.5 x 15.5 cm (12 13/16 x 6 1/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
Mathura, India
Date:
5th century
Period:
Gupta dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Gupta dynasty (300 - 699)  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1976.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Head of the Buddha

Medium:
Volcanic stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 34.5 x 23.7 x 25 cm (13 9/16 x 9 5/16 x 9 13/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
Java, Indonesia
Date:
late 8th-early 9th century
Period:
Shailendra period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Shailendra period (ca. 750 - ca. 850)  Search this
ushnisha  Search this
urna  Search this
Indonesia  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Accession Number:
F1978.36
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
F|S Southeast Asia
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Wisdom Supporting Freedom

Artist:
Jules Dalou, French, b. Paris, 1838–1902  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
24 x 13 3/16 x 11 3/8in. (61 x 33.5 x 28.9cm) base: 3 11/16 × 13 3/16 × 8 1/2 in. (9.4 × 33.5 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1889/cast 1908)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1030
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The Ornamenter Edouard Lindenhener

Artist:
Jules Dalou, French, b. Paris, 1838–1902  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
sculpture: 7 1/2 x 4 x 5 7/8 in. (19 x 11.5 x 15 cm) base: 2 x 4 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (5.1 x 10.8 x 13.5 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1878
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.1033
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Paulette

Artist:
Charles Despiau, French, b. Mont–de–Marsan, 1874–1946  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
12 5/8 x 8 3/4 x 10 in. (32.1 x 22.1 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1907)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.96
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