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Record of Charles Lang Freer's purchase of multiple Chinese paintings, jade, pottery, and bronzes from Lee Van Ching

Catalog Data

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Names:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Collection Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Extent:
39 Sheets
Type:
Archival materials
Sheets
Vouchers
Place:
China
Date:
January 12, 1917
Scope and Contents:
This purchase includes 48 paintings, 72 jades, 4 pieces of pottery, and 1 bronze.
Freer collection numbers: F1917.19; F1917.23; F1917.24; F1917.25; F1917.28; F1917.30; F1917.31; F1917.34; F1917.36; F1916.37; F1917.38; F1917.41; F1917.43; F1917.45; F1917.50; F1917.52; F1917.57; F1917.58; F1917.63; F1917.65a-d; F1917.66; F1917.67; F1917.78; F1917.79; F1917.81; F1917.82; F1917.83; F1917.84; F1917.86; F1917.87; F1917.88; F1917.95; F1917.96; F1917.651; SI numbers: SI1108; SI1112; SI1113; SI1114; SI1117; SI1119; SI1120; SI1123; SI1125; SI1126; SI1127; SI1130; SI1132; SI1134; SI1139; SI1141; SI1144; SI1145; SI1150; SI1152; SI1153; SI1154; SI1165; SI1166; SI1168; SI1169; SI1170; SI1171; SI1173; SI1174; SI1175; SI1177; SI1178; SI1137
Arrangement:
Freer's purchase vouchers are generally organized by date of purchase.
Local Numbers:
FSA A.01 06.5.2.1917.01.05
General:
Name variants: Li Wenqing; Van Ching Lee
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Jade  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Painting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Vouchers
Collection Citation:
Charles Lang Freer Papers. FSA.A.01. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Gift of the estate of Charles Lang Freer.
Identifier:
FSA.A.01, Item FSA A.01 06.5.2.1917.01.05
See more items in:
Charles Lang Freer Papers
Charles Lang Freer Papers / Series 6: Financial Materials / 6.5: Vouchers / 6.5.2: Financial materials - Vouchers - Art vouchers / 1917
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3b04a94b2-36b4-4908-ba52-dcae007ca0c0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a-01-ref3227