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Catalog Data

Medium:
Stone with wood stand
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.5 x 6.5 x 2.2 cm (1 3/4 x 2 9/16 x 7/8 in)
Type:
Natural Material
Origin:
Longmen, China
Date:
ca. 1910
Provenance:
From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), gathered at the Yi River, at Longman, China, in 1911 [1]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]
Notes:
[1] According to Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record, this stone was "gathered at the Yi River by Mr. Charles L. Freer, while at Lung-men." See Reserved Miscellaneous List, R. 5675, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] 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.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
China  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.566a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
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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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye34b306820-97ce-4f0c-856d-0d0ad3db5b2e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1911.566a-b