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Covered box (tebako) with design of hemp palm leaves

Artist:
Hirai Koshu (1881 - 1933)
Medium:
Lacquer, gold, wood, and pewter
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 17.5 x 23.5 x 29.5 cm (6 7/8 x 9 1/4 x 11 5/8 in)
Type:
Lacquer
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
ca. 1924-1930
Period:
Showa era
Former owner:
Kagedo Japanese Art and Antiques
Topic:
Showa era (1926 - 1989)
palm
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase--funds given by William F. Whalen in memory of Virginia Hoffman Whalen
Accession Number:
S2000.129a-b
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Japanese painting

Medium:
Colors on paper or silk
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Japan
kakemono
Japanese Art
Accession Number:
FSC-PA-160
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Japanese sword handle, sword guard and 2 metal decorative plates

Type:
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Accession Number:
FSC-X-7a-d
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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4 Japanese mold fragments

Type:
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Japan
reproduction
Japanese Art
Accession Number:
FSC-RE-4a-d
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Gyodo mask

Medium:
Wood with gesso and pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 23.9 x 19.1 x 12.5 cm (9 7/16 x 7 1/2 x 4 15/16 in)
Type:
Mask
Origin:
Japan
Date:
17th century or earlier
Former owner:
Samuel Colman (1832 - 1920)
C.L. Freer source: American Art Association (est. 1883)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance:
To 1902
Samuel Colman (1832-1920), New York, NY, and Newport, RI, to 1902 [1]
From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased at the sale of the Samuel Colman Collection, American Art Association, New York, March 19-22, 1902 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 1210, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Samuel Colman was collecting Asian objects by at least 1880 (see Curatorial Remark 6, Louise Cort, April 20, 2007, in the object record).
[2] See note 1.
[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.88
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Modern Japanese Art Exhibition, Mainachi Newspapers

Designer:
Tadanori Yokoo, Japanese, b. 1936
Medium:
Off-set lithograph on white wove paper
Culture:
Japanese
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Date:
1975
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Decorative orange frame with Arabic text in the center of the bottom. Image in frame is black-to-cream gradient sky (white text in the center and two bits of fire - one in upper-left area, one in middle-right area) above landscape of beach, sea and mountains in red, white, grey and blue. Purple triangle on left of horizon line, flames on beach in lower-left foreground.
Credit Line:
Gift of Sara and Marc Benda
Accession Number:
2009-12-12
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Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
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Pottery: Unidentified form

Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Hosomi Minoru (Japanese, 1922 - 2006)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Hosomi Minoru
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2179
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Rim fragment

Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Hosomi Minoru (Japanese, 1922 - 2006)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Hosomi Minoru
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2180
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Full profile fragment of bowl

Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Hosomi Minoru (Japanese, 1922 - 2006)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Hosomi Minoru
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2181
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Rim fragment of dish

Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Hosomi Minoru (Japanese, 1922 - 2006)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Hosomi Minoru
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2182
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Bowl, waster

Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3193
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Dish, waster

Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3194
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Bowl, waster

Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3195
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Pottery: Unidentified form

Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Accession Number:
FSC-P-3198
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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"Kai, No. 2", by Mitsuzo Yamada, 1974

Medium:
Woodblock print
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Mitsuzo Yamada
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Mitsuzo Yamada
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-439
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Album

Type:
Print
Album
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Harold Gottlieb
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Harold Gottlieb
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-579
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Bowl with cover, damaged

Type:
Lacquer
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
FSC-L-1a-b
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Chinese or Korean lacquer box

Medium:
Lacquer on wood with mother-of-pearl inlay
Type:
Lacquer
Container
Topic:
Japanese Art
Accession Number:
FSC-L-13a-b
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Carving of god Jurojin, god of wisdom and long life

Medium:
Ivory
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Accession Number:
FSC-O-12
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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pottery (7 pieces)

Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Tokyo National Museum
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Tokyo National Museum
Accession Number:
FSC-P-469
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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