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Medium:
Color and gold on linen
Dimensions:
H x W: 68.7 x 42.5 cm (27 1/16 x 16 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Tibet
Date:
early 19th century?
Previous custodian or owner:
Marie Meyer-Riefstahl (1876 - 1961) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
Provenance:
To 1905
Marie Meyer-Riefstahl (1876-1961), Manchester, England, Paris, France, and New York, NY, to 1905 [1]
From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Marie Meyer-Riefstahl in 1905 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 496, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Marie Meyer-Riefstahl was named Miss Marie Louise Nordlinger at the time of acquisition.
[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:
Buddhism  Search this
Tibetan Buddhism  Search this
vajra  Search this
Tibet  Search this
Marpa  Search this
Milarepa  Search this
Naropa  Search this
Vajradhara  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1905.67
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1905.67