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Covered box (tebako) with design of hemp palm leaves

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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

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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

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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

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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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Modern Japanese Art Exhibition, Mainachi Newspapers

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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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Gyodo mask

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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)
American Art Association (established 1883) (C.L. Freer source)
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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"Kai, No. 2", by Mitsuzo Yamada, 1974

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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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Calligraphy

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Artist:
Tanomura Chokunyu
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 19.7 × 55.7 cm (7 3/4 × 21 15/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1884
Former owner:
Fujikura Tome (1898 - 1992)
Dr. and Mrs. Tokio Fujikura
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Toshio and Yuka Fujikura in memory of Tome Fujikura
Accession Number:
F2014.8.10a-d
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Ikegami Honmonji (1931)

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Artist:
Kawase Hasui 川瀬巴水 (Japan, 1883 - 1957)
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 36.5 x 24.4 cm (14 3/8 x 9 5/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
The Honorable William R. Castle
Alan, Donald and David Winslow
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan, Donald, and David Winslow from the estate of William R. Castle
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-30
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Osaka Tennoji, 1927

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Artist:
Kawase Hasui 川瀬巴水 (Japan, 1883 - 1957)
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet and image): 39 x 26.5 cm (15 3/8 x 10 7/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
The Honorable William R. Castle
Alan, Donald and David Winslow
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan, Donald, and David Winslow from the estate of William R. Castle
Accession Number:
FSC-GR-28
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Album

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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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Carving of god Jurojin, god of wisdom and long life

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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)

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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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Porcelain clay (rock)

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Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Dr. John Alexander Pope (1906 - 1982)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2074
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Lump of porcelain clay

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Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Dr. John Alexander Pope (1906 - 1982)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2076
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Lump of porcelain clay

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Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Dr. John Alexander Pope (1906 - 1982)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of John A. Pope
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2078
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Shard marked KASORIE

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Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Charles Nelson Spinks (1906 - 1980)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Nelson Spinks
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2163
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Shard marked KASORIE

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Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Charles Nelson Spinks (1906 - 1980)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Nelson Spinks
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2165
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Shard marked UKISIMA

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Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Charles Nelson Spinks (1906 - 1980)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Nelson Spinks
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2167
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Shard marked UKISIMA

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Type:
Ceramic
Origin:
Japan
Former owner:
Charles Nelson Spinks (1906 - 1980)
Topic:
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Nelson Spinks
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2169
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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