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Korean calligraphy: Mookjae (Interview)

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Smithsonian Education
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YouTube Videos
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2014-07-13T10:08:54.000Z
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Education
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Education
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Video Title:
Korean calligraphy: Mookjae (Interview)
Description:
Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Family Day 2009 National Museum of Natural History Friday, May 8, 2009
Video Duration:
135 seconds
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Smithsonian: APAH Korean calligraphy demo

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2009-05-08T20:07:07.000Z
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2014-06-11T14:07:20.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education
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3141
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
Video Duration:
99 seconds
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Shinhitsu n.d

Physical description:
1 photoprint 004 in x 006 in
Culture:
Japanese
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04681500
Summary:
Calligraphy at Kinkaku-Ji Temple?
Cite as:
DOE Asia: Japan: General: NM 90351 04681500, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
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Kinugasayama Uta n.d

Physical description:
1 photoprint 006 in x 004 in
Culture:
Japanese
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04681600
Summary:
Calligraphy at Kinkaku-Ji Temple?
Cite as:
DOE Asia: Japan: General: NM 90351 04681600, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
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National Anthropological Archives
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Biblical Text in Han'Gul Script 1980 Calligraphy

Creator:
Lee, Chul-Kyung
Physical description:
1 leaf
Culture:
Korean
Type:
Works of art
Date:
1980
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation
Local number:
NAA INV 08819900
NAA MS 7142
Cite as:
Manuscript 7142, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
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Section of Chinese Scroll with "Four Poems"

Author:
Unknown
Subject:
Freer Gallery of Art
Board of Regents
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White ; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Print ; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Print
Place:
Chinese
Date:
1979
Topic:
Art, Oriental
Art objects
Museums--Acquisitions
Antiquities
Calligraphy
Art, Chinese
Standard number:
SIA2011-0731
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
The image is featured in the December 1979 issue of the TORCH, page 1
Summary:
Image of a section of a Chinese scroll with "Four Poems" on it by Wu K'uan (1436-1504), a Ming dynasty poet and calligrapher. The scroll is part of the Freer Gallery of Art's Chinese Calligraphy Collection. The Freer acquired the collection on November 2, 1979, through the Smithsonian Board of Regents' program for acquisitions of outstanding quality. It includes 12 hanging and hand scrolls and is the Freer's first acquisition under the 5-year program established in 1978 by the Regents
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 3, Folder: The Torch, 1955-1960, 1965-1988
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
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Chinese Calligraphic Signature on Red Paper, Used as Visiting Card, of Liu? Li Shung, Chief of Bureau of Foreign Affairs, Chi-Nan-Fu, Shantung Province 1904 Calligraphy

Creator:
Liu? Li Shung
Annotator:
Gardener, Helen H (Helen Hamilton) 1853-1925
Physical description:
1 leaf 004 in x 009 in
Culture:
Chinese
Type:
Works of art
Date:
1904
Local number:
NAA INV 08637300
NAA MS 330523
Cite as:
DOE: Asia: China: Shandong (Shantung): Nm 330523, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
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National Anthropological Archives
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Xie Zhiliu Papers, 1951, 1961-1977

Creator:
Xie, Zhiliu
Subject:
Xie, Zhiliu
Chen, Peiqi
Lao, Jixiong
Physical description:
circa 800 items
Type:
Personal papers
Collection descriptions
Writings
Negatives
Diaries
Photograph albums
Photographic prints
Photographs
Place:
China, Shanghai, Shanghai
China
Taiwan
Date:
1961
1961-1977
1951, 1961-1977
1950-2000
Topic:
Painting, Chinese
Calligraphy, Chinese
Local number:
FSA A1999.34
Restrictions:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Notes:
Xie Zhiliu (1910-1997) was a painter, art historian, art theorist, and connoisseur of Chinese art and in particular traditional Chinese painting and calligraphy. His wife Chen Peiqiu (1923-) was also a painter
Summary:
Papers, 1951; 1961-1977, and undated, in Chinese, Some recorded in brush calligraphy, including: biographical data; membership cards; over 30 honorary awards and appointments; a hospital diary recorded by Xie's nurses to document his last 100 day; nearly 50 letters (received 1981-1997) from colleagues and friends; a few personal journals; writings by Xie or copied by him (some in bound volumes), mostly related to his research on artists and his publications, including chronologies of artists, notes on the authentication and identification of Chinese painting and calligraphy in various collections, a speech draft, and manuscripts of Wang Xian, Guo Xi heji and others; Lao Jixiong's 1986 manuscript of Dunhuang shiku; poems copied and written by Xie, or created for him by firends; invitations and two exhibition guest books; printed material; seal impressions; 27 photo album containing over 1800 photographs that show Xie, his wife Chen Peiqiu and their family, fellow artists, colleagues and friends, exhibition receptions and installations, works by other artists and historical manuscripts from various collections, and nearly 500 still photographs, and over 300 glass, cut film, and roll film negatives, mostly illustrating his paintings, cave sites, works by other artists, and historical manuscripts
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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David Evison christmas card to Piri Halasz

Creator:
Evison, David
Halasz, Piri
Physical description:
Christmas Card : 1 folded sheet : handwritten, ill. ; 11 x 11 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
2002 Dec.
Topic:
Calligraphy
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)12366
Summary:
Front of card has several pieces of brown paper pasted on, three red fingerprints, and a Japanese or Chinese character written over these in ink.
Interior reads "merry Christmas" and includes more characters.
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Piri Halasz papers, 1969-2009
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Couplet in cursive script

Artist:
Chen Xianzhang, 1428-1500
Medium:
Ink on paper
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
mid-late 15th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
cursive script
China
couplet
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1945.41
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Six Poems on the Lotus Marshes in running-cursive scrip

Artist:
Wang Chong, 1494-1533
Colophon:
Xiang Yuanbian, 1525-1590
Weng Fenggang, 1733-1818
Tiebao, 1752-1824
Medium:
Ink on paper
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1528-29
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
poem
running script
cursive script
China
Credit Line:
Purchase--Regents' Collections Acquisition Program
Accession Number:
F1980.2
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Eleven Poems in running and cursive script

Artist:
Xu Wei, 1521-1593
Calligrapher:
Wu Xizai ???, 1799-1870
Colophon:
Weng Tonghe, 1830-1904
Medium:
Ink on paper
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
poem
running script
cursive script
China
Credit Line:
Purchase--Regents' Collections Acquisition Program
Accession Number:
F1980.3
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Daoist Scripture of Constant Purity and Tranquility, in standard script

Artist:
Zhao Mengfu, 1254-1322
Kangli Naonao, 1295-1345
Medium:
Ink on silk
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1292
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Topic:
Daoism
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
standard script
China
Credit Line:
Purchase--Regents' Collections Acquisition Program
Accession Number:
F1980.8
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Poem in running script

Artist:
Wen Zhengming, 1470-1559
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
early 16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
poem
running script
China
Credit Line:
Purchase--Regents' Collections Acquisition Program
Accession Number:
F1980.9
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Poem by Cui Shu in cursive script

Artist:
Wen Peng, 1498-1573
Medium:
Ink on paper
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
early to mid-16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
poem
cursive script
China
Credit Line:
Purchase--Regents' Collections Acquisition Program
Accession Number:
F1980.10
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Four poems in running script

Artist:
Wu Kuan, 1436-1504
Calligrapher:
Zha Shibiao, 1615-1698
Medium:
Ink on paper
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
late 15th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
crow
poem
running script
China
Credit Line:
Purchase--Regents' Collections Acquisition Program
Accession Number:
F1980.11
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Watching the Tidal Bore at Qiantang in cursive script

Artist:
Xu Wei, 1521-1593
Medium:
Ink on paper
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1580s
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
poem
cursive script
China
Credit Line:
Purchase--Regents' Collections Acquisition Program
Accession Number:
F1980.12
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Three poems by Du Fu in wild-cursive script

Artist:
Chen Shun, 1483-1544
Medium:
Ink on paper
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1540
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
poem
cursive script
China
Credit Line:
Gift of C.C. Wang
Accession Number:
F1980.21
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Couplet in oracle bone script

Artist:
Luo Zhenyu, 1866-1940
Medium:
Ink on paper
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
early 20th century
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
China
oracle-bone script
couplet
Modern period
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1980.103a-b
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Chinese phrase

Artist:
Mokuan Shoto (Muan Xingtao), 1611-1684
Medium:
Ink on paper
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
Japan
Date:
17th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Buddhism
Zen Buddhism
Edo period (1615 - 1868)
cursive script
Japan
Credit Line:
Purchase
Accession Number:
F1980.195
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