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Smithsonian: APAH Korean calligraphy demo

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Creator:
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
Views:
3,236
Video Duration:
1 min 39 sec
Youtube Category:
Education
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Korean calligraphy: Mookjae (Interview)

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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:
943
Video Duration:
2 min 15 sec
Topic:
Education
Youtube Category:
Education
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Couplet in oracle bone script

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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
Former owner:
Leon Chang
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
China
oracle-bone script
couplet
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Purchase -- Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1980.103a-b
Rights:
Undetermined copyright
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Couplet

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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
Former owner:
Mr. Yu Wei-san
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

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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
Former owner:
Mr. Yu Wei-san
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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Calligraphy couplet in Oracle-bone script

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Artist:
Luo Zhenyu (1866-1940)
Medium:
Pair of hanging scrolls; ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (.1 overall): 204.6 x 32.7 cm (80 9/16 x 12 7/8 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
20th-mid 20th century
Period:
Qing dynasty to Modern period
Former owner:
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (1929 - 2014)
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
China
oracle-bone script
couplet
Chinese Art
Ellsworth collection
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number:
F1997.73.1-2
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Preface to a Collection of Seal Carvings by Wu Zijian

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Artist:
Xie Zhiliu (1910-1997)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 38 x 108.3 cm (14 15/16 x 42 5/8 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1971
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Wu Zijian (born 1947)
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
running script
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Wu Zi Jian and Wu Chi Wing
Accession Number:
F1998.75
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Excerpt from the "Essay on Calligraphy" by Sun Guoting (ca. 648-ca. 703) in running script

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Artist:
Zeng Xi (1861-1930)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 147.7 x 38.1 cm (58 1/8 x 15 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1917
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (1929 - 2014)
Provenance:
To 1998
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (born 1929), New York City, to 1998
From 1998
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in 1998 [1]
Notes:
[1]
All Chinese calligraphy in the gift were published in Mr. Ellsworth's Later Chinese Painting and Calligraphy: 1800-1950, vol. 3 (New York: Random House, 1986) (according to Curatorial Note 3, Joseph Chang, May 19, 1998, in the object record).
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
China
Chinese Art
Ellsworth collection
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number:
F1998.192
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Comments on Wen Yanbo's calligraphy in running script

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Artist:
Tan Yankai (1876-1930)
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 142.8 x 35.9 cm (56 1/4 x 14 1/8 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
early 20th century
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (1929 - 2014)
Provenance:
To 1998
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (born 1929), New York City, to 1998
From 1998
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in 1998 [1]
Notes:
[1] All Chinese calligraphy in the gift were published in Mr. Ellsworth's Later Chinese Painting and Calligraphy: 1800-1950, vol. 3 (New York: Random House, 1986) (according to Curatorial Note 3, Joseph Chang, May 19, 1998, in the object record).
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
running script
China
Chinese Art
Ellsworth collection
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number:
F1998.211
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Comments on calligraphy in running-standard script

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Artist:
Zheng Xiaoxu (1860-1938)
Medium:
Folding fan mounted as album leaf; ink on sized paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 23.8 x 50.3 cm (9 3/8 x 19 13/16 in)
Type:
Album
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1925
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (1929 - 2014)
Provenance:
To 1998
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (born 1929), New York City, to 1998
From 1998
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in 1998 [1]
Notes:
[1] All Chinese calligraphy in the gift were published in Mr. Ellsworth's Later Chinese Painting and Calligraphy: 1800-1950, vol. 3 (New York: Random House, 1986) (according to Curatorial Note 4, Joseph Chang, May 19, 1998, in the object record).
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
China
running-standard script
Chinese Art
Ellsworth collection
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Freer Gallery of Art.
Accession Number:
F1998.219.1
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Excerpt from the "Rhapsody on Calligraphy" by Dou Ji (mid-8th c.) in running-standard script

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Artist:
Zheng Xiaoxu (1860-1938)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 143.2 x 38.8 cm (56 3/8 x 15 1/4 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
early 20th century
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (1929 - 2014)
Provenance:
To 1998
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (born 1929), New York City, to 1998
From 1998
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in 1998 [1]
Notes:
[1] All Chinese calligraphy in the gift were published in Mr. Ellsworth's Later Chinese Painting and Calligraphy: 1800-1950, vol. 3 (New York: Random House, 1986) (according to Curatorial Note 2, Joseph Chang, May 19, 1998, in the object record).
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
China
Chinese Art
Ellsworth collection
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number:
F1998.220
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Four Excerpts from the "Treatise on Calligraphy" in cursive script

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Artist:
Deng Sanmu (1898-1963)
Medium:
Set of four hanging scrolls; ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image, each): 143.6 x 36.8 cm (56 1/2 x 14 1/2 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1944
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (1929 - 2014)
Provenance:
To 1998
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (born 1929), New York City, to 1998
From 1998
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in 1998 [1]
Notes:
[1] All Chinese calligraphy in the gift were published in Mr. Ellsworth's Later Chinese Painting and Calligraphy: 1800-1950, vol. 3 (New York: Random House, 1986) (according to Curatorial Note 2, Joseph Chang and Stephen D. Allee, May 19, 1998, in the object record).
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
cursive script
China
Chinese Art
Ellsworth collection
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Freer Gallery of Art.
Accession Number:
F1998.261.1-4
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Adage in running script: Writing Calligraphy with Style

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Artist:
Shi Lu (1919-1982)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 136.3 x 55.9 cm (53 5/8 x 22 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
late 20th century
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (1929 - 2014)
Provenance:
To 1998
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth (born 1929), New York City, to 1998
From 1998
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in 1998 [1]
Notes:
[1] All Chinese calligraphy in the gift were published in Mr. Ellsworth's Later Chinese Painting and Calligraphy: 1800-1950, vol. 3 (New York: Random House, 1986) (according to Curatorial Note 3, Joseph Chang and Stephen D. Allee, May 19, 1998, in the object record).
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
running script
China
Chinese Art
Ellsworth collection
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number:
F1998.278
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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The Brush Sings and the Ink Dances

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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
Former owner:
Estate of Wang Chi-yuan
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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Sheet of Calligraphy

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Artist:
Wang Jiyuan (1895-1975)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 146.3 x 27.7 cm (57 5/8 x 10 7/8 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1955
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Estate of Wang Chi-yuan
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:
S1991.147
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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After Sun Guoting's Treatise on Calligraphy, in cursive script

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Artist:
Wang Yachen (China, 1894-1983)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 25.3 x 15.5 cm (9 15/16 x 6 1/8 in)
Type:
Album
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1970
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Benjamin Chou
Provenance:
Wang Yachen (1894-1983), United States and Shanghai, China [1]
To 2000
Benjamin Chou, Potomac, MD, by inheritance from Wang Yachen, to 2000 [2]
From 2000
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Benjamin Chou in 2000
Notes:
[1] "Mr. Benjamin Chou is the only son of Wang Yachen's goddaughter and [the object was] passed on to him as part of his inheritance" (according to Provenance Remark 1, Joseph Chang, December 8, 2000, in the object record).
[2] See note 1.
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
cursive script
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Benjamin Chou in memory of Wang Yachen
Accession Number:
S2000.91
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Running script, after Shitao

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Artist:
Wang Yachen (China, 1894-1983)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 184.5 x 35.3 cm (72 5/8 x 13 7/8 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Benjamin Chou
Provenance:
Wang Yachen (1894-1983), United States and Shanghai, China [1]
To 2000
Benjamin Chou, Potomac, MD, by inheritance from Wang Yachen, to 2000 [2]
From 2000
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Benjamin Chou in 2000
Notes:
[1] "Mr. Benjamin Chou is the only son of Wang Yachen's goddaughter and [the object was] passed on to him as part of his inheritance" (according to Provenance Remark 1, Joseph Chang, December 8, 2000, in the object record).
[2] See note 1.
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
running script
China
Chinese Art
Contemporary Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Benjamin Chou in memory of Wang Yachen
Accession Number:
S2000.92
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Poem by Wang Wei, in running script

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Artist:
Wang Yachen (China, 1894-1983)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 172.5 x 35.5 cm (67 15/16 x 14 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1968
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Benjamin Chou
Provenance:
Wang Yachen (1894-1983), United States and Shanghai, China [1]
To 2000
Benjamin Chou, Potomac, MD, by inheritance from Wang Yachen, to 2000 [2]
From 2000
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Benjamin Chou in 2000
Notes:
[1] "Mr. Benjamin Chou is the only son of Wang Yachen's goddaughter and [the object was] passed on to him as part of his inheritance" (according to Provenance Remark 1, Joseph Chang, December 8, 2000, in the object record).
[2] See note 1.
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
poem
Wang Wei
running script
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Benjamin Chou in memory of Wang Yachen
Accession Number:
S2000.93
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Running script, after Xianyu Shu

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Artist:
Wang Yachen (China, 1894-1983)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 213 x 41.3 cm (83 7/8 x 16 1/4 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Benjamin Chou
Provenance:
Wang Yachen (1894-1983), United States and Shanghai, China [1]
To 2000
Benjamin Chou, Potomac, MD, by inheritance from Wang Yachen, to 2000 [2]
From 2000
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Benjamin Chou in 2000
Notes:
[1] "Mr. Benjamin Chou is the only son of Wang Yachen's goddaughter and [the object was] passed on to him as part of his inheritance" (according to Provenance Remark 1, Joseph Chang, December 8, 2000, in the object record).
[2] See note 1.
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
running script
China
Chinese Art
Contemporary Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Benjamin Chou in memory of Wang Yachen
Accession Number:
S2000.94
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Running script, after Mi Fu

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Artist:
Wang Yachen (China, 1894-1983)
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 169 x 48 cm (66 9/16 x 18 7/8 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1973
Period:
Modern period
Former owner:
Benjamin Chou
Provenance:
Wang Yachen (1894-1983), United States and Shanghai, China [1]
To 2000
Benjamin Chou, Potomac, MD, by inheritance from Wang Yachen, to 2000 [2]
From 2000
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Benjamin Chou in 2000
Notes:
[1] "Mr. Benjamin Chou is the only son of Wang Yachen's goddaughter and [the object was] passed on to him as part of his inheritance" (according to Provenance Remark 1, Joseph Chang, December 8, 2000, in the object record).
[2] See note 1.
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)
running script
China
Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Benjamin Chou in memory of Wang Yachen
Accession Number:
S2000.95
Rights:
Copyright with artist
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