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Smithsonian: APAH Korean calligraphy demo

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Smithsonian Institution
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2009-05-08T20:14:52.000Z
Video Title:
Smithsonian: APAH Korean calligraphy demo
Description:
Korean calligraphy demonstration Smithsonian Nat'l Museum of Natural History, Fri. May 8 Family Day Celebration - Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
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3,234
Video Duration:
1 min 39 sec
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Education
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Korean calligraphy: Mookjae (Interview)

Creator:
Smithsonian Education
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2009-12-01T01:01:04.000Z
Video Title:
Korean calligraphy: Mookjae (Interview)
Description:
Korean calligrapher Mookjae and his son discuss Korean calligraphy. Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Family Day 2009 May 8, 2009 National Museum of Natural History
Views:
922
Video Duration:
2 min 15 sec
Topic:
Education
Youtube Category:
Education
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Three poems by Du Fu in wild-cursive script

Artist:
Chen Shun (1483-1544)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 26.8 x 770.2 cm (10 9/16 x 303 1/4 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1540
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
poem
cursive script
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of C.C. Wang
Accession Number:
F1980.21
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Couplet in oracle bone script

Artist:
Luo Zhenyu (1866-1940)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (each): 129.3 x 31.1 cm (50 7/8 x 12 1/4 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
early 20th century
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
China
oracle-bone script
couplet
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1980.103a-b
Rights:
Undetermined copyright
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Chinese phrase

Artist:
Mokuan Shoto (Muan Xingtao) (1611-1684)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 137.5 x 28.5 cm (54 1/8 x 11 1/4 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
Japan
Date:
17th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Buddhism
Zen Buddhism
Edo period (1615 - 1868)
cursive script
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1980.195
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Couplet

Artist:
Deng Tie (20th century)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 133.5 x 31.4 cm (52 9/16 x 12 3/8 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1947
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
running script
cursive script
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Wei-san Yu
Accession Number:
F1980.203a-b
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Couplet

Artist:
Qian Han (1882-1950)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 129.8 x 24.9 cm (51 1/8 x 9 13/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1912-1949
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
running script
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Wei-san Yu
Accession Number:
F1980.205a-b
Rights:
Undetermined copyright
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Sutra of the Great Demise (Mahaparinirvana Sutra) in standard script

Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 20.9 x 380.3 cm (8 1/4 x 149 3/4 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
Dunhuang, China
Date:
581-618
Period:
Sui dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism
Sui dynasty (581 - 618)
sutra
parinirvana
standard script
China
Mahaparinirvana Sutra
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1982.2
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Poem by Li Mengyang in running script

Artist:
Zhang Ruitu (1570-1641)
Author:
Poem by Li Mengyang (1472-1529)
Medium:
Ink on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 189.7 x 49 cm (74 11/16 x 19 5/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1620s-1630s
Period:
Ming dynasty
Provenance:
To 1982
Wang Nanping (1924-1985), Hong Kong, to 1982
From 1982
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Wang Nanping in 1982
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
poem
running script
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1982.32
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Three Letters

Artist:
Wang Shouren (1472-1529)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (calligraphy): 25.5 x 225 cm (10 1/16 x 88 9/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1521-1525
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1982.33
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Twelve Poems in running script

Artist:
Huang Daozhou (1585-1646)
Calligrapher:
Frontispiece by Tao Junxuan (d. 1915)
Colophon by Wu Hufan (1894-1968)
Colophon by Ye Gongchuo (1880-1968)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 26 x 274 cm (10 1/4 x 107 7/8 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-46
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
poem
running script
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1983.5
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Couplet in cursive script

Artist:
Chen Hongshou ??? (1598-1652)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image [a]): 163.7 x 32.4 cm (64 7/16 x 12 3/4 in)
H x W (image [b]): 164.1 x 32.3 cm (64 5/8 x 12 11/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1645-1652
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
poems
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1984.36a-b
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Game poems from the Prince of Neijiang's banquet

Artist:
Lai Fu (late 16th-early-mid-17th century)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 30.5 x 228.6 cm (12 x 90 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1625
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
game playing
poem
running script
China
prince
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1988.3
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Poem by Sun Yiyuan in running script

Artist:
Ni Yuanlu (1594-1644)
Calligrapher:
Colophon by Yao Nai (1731-1815)
Medium:
Ink on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 103.9 x 47 cm (40 7/8 x 18 1/2 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
mid-17th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
wine
drinking
poem
running script
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1988.4
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Poem by Wang Jian, in running script

Artist:
Xing Tong (1551-1612)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 193 x 62.1 cm (76 x 24 7/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
late 16th-early 17th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
poem
palace
running script
China
emperor
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1990.14
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Chinese Poem

Artist:
Ono Kozan (1814-1910)
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 204.2 x 49 cm (80 3/8 x 19 5/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1906
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)
poem
cursive script
semi-cursive script
Japan
Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Lawrence and Sonia Klein
Accession Number:
F1992.23
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Rhapsody on Plum Blossoms in standard script

Artist:
Mo Shilong (ca. 1537-1587)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 118.4 x 27.3 cm (46 5/8 x 10 3/4 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
mid- to late 16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Provenance:
To 1992
James Freeman, Kyoto, Japan, to 1992 [1]
From 1992
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from James Freeman in 1992
Notes:
[1] According to James Freeman, this object was formally part of the J.P. Dubosc (born 1902) collection (see Curatorial Note 3, Fu Shen, August 21, 1992 in object record).
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1992.54
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Calligraphy in running script

Artist:
Gong Xian (ca. 1610-1689)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 32.9 x 59.1 cm (12 15/16 x 23 1/4 in)
Type:
Album
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1678
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
running script
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.228.13
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Album of 33 Calligraphy Double-leaves (incomplete)

Artist:
Qianlong Emperor (1711-1799, reigned 1735-1796)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (with boards): 61.6 x 27.3 x 7.3 cm (24 1/4 x 10 3/4 x 2 7/8 in)
Type:
Album
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1769
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
China
running-standard script
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Rolf and Maureen Jacoby
Accession Number:
S1990.58
Rights:
Copyright with museum
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The Brush Sings and the Ink Dances

Artist:
Wang Jiyuan (1895-1975)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 121.4 x 28.8 cm (47 13/16 x 11 5/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
mid-20th century
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of The School of Chinese Brushwork, from the Estate of Wang Chi-yuan
Accession Number:
S1991.146
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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