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Catalog Data

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W: 11.5 x 21.5 cm (4 1/2 x 8 7/16 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Provenance:
From at least 1929 to 1968
Eugene Meyer (1875-1959) and Agnes E. Meyer (1887-1970), New York, Washington, DC, and Mt. Kisco, NY, from at least January 12, 1929 [1]
From 1968
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Agnes E. Meyer in 1968 [2]
Notes:
[1] Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer lent the jade to an exhibition in Berlin in 1929, see Ausstellung Chinesischer Kunst Veranstaltet
von der Gesellschaft für Ostasiatische Kunst und der Preußischen Akademie der Künste Berlin, exh. cat. (Berlin, January 12 – April 2, 1929), cat. 220 (ill.).
[2] See Agnes E. Meyer’s Deed of Gift, dated July 24, 1967, where the object is listed as no. 23 in the document’s Annex, copy in object file. The object was accessioned to the Freer Gallery’s collection in 1968.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer ((1875-1959) and (1887-1970))
Topic:
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Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Accession Number:
F1968.37
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/ye3f201ed0f-6039-4b60-999c-2902a7fd0f0f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1968.37