Skip to main content
Items on Exhibit
Search this Site
Chair. Wood, covered with red lacquer and inlaid with mother-of-pearl
Change the page to horizontal or vertical layout with these buttons.
Lacquer, wood, mother of pearl
H x W x D: 104.8 x 53.5 x 42.6 cm (41 1/4 x 21 1/16 x 16 3/4 in)
Furniture and Furnishing
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1917 
From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1917 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 1092, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 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.
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Yamanaka and Co. 山中商会 (1917-1965) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery