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"Arts of the Islamic World," Funding, undated

Container:
Box 1 of 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2030; Transferring office; 10/05/2001 memorandum, Alers to Hennessey; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-089, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Department of Education, Program Files
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Program Files / Box 1
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa17-089-refidd1e572

"Arts of the Islamic World," May 3, 1998-indefinitely

Container:
Box 2 of 6
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-087, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Development and Membership, Clippings
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Clippings / Box 2
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-fa15-087-refidd1e1120

Evaluation Summary - Arts of the Islamic World, August 17, 2004

Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2020; Transferring office; 2/9/2015 memo, Wright to Lasnoski/Isaac-Williams; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-116, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Department of Education, Program Evaluations
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Program Evaluations / Box 1
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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"Arts of the Islamic World," Teacher's Guide, 2002

Container:
Box 5 of 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2030; Transferring office; 10/05/2001 memorandum, Alers to Hennessey; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-089, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Department of Education, Program Files
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Program Files / Box 5
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Content Resources, Arts of the Islamic World, 1998, 2002

Container:
Box 7 of 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2030; Transferring office; 10/05/2001 memorandum, Alers to Hennessey; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-089, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Department of Education, Program Files
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Khan Vezir. Entrance

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948  Search this
Names:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948  Search this
Collection Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Photographic print, b&w, 10 cm x 12 cm.)
Container:
Item Print 88–4
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Syria
Aleppo (Syria)
Date:
1908-1914
Scope and Contents:
- Handwritten caption accompanying Print 88-4 reads "Khan Wazir, entrance."
- Additional information from Finding Aid reads, "Subseries 4.15: Photo File 15 (3 vols.), "Aleppo," Subseries 4.15.3: vol. 3; Item Print 88-4 Khan Vezir. Entrance."
Khan Vezir. Entrance [graphic]
Arrangement:
Photo files, numbered 1-42, are housed in document boxes, and stored on shelves.
Local Numbers:
Item Print 88-4

FSA A.06 04.15.3.212
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
The monuments and inscriptions of Northern Syria were surveyed and collected between 1908 and 1914 by Moritz Sobernheim and Ernst Herzfeld as part of a broader project, sponsored by the Institut de France, that of Max van Berchem's "Matériaux pour un Corpus Inscriptionum Arabicarum." The drawings are related to this survey as well as additional expeditions to Aleppo (Syria) carried out by Ernst Herzfeld in 1907, 1908, 1910, 1914, 1916, 1917, 1918, and 1930.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Topic:
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Inscriptions  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Collection Citation:
Ernst Herzfeld Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. Gift of Ernst Herzfeld, 1946
Identifier:
FSA.A.06, Item FSA A.06 04.15.3.212
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Ernst Herzfeld Papers1 / Series 4: Photographic Files / 4.15: Photo File 15: "Aleppo" / 4.15.3: Vol. 3
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3c225eaea-664d-442e-b6f8-46e087ff38c2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a-06-ref18955

Bowl

Medium:
Stone-paste painted under clear-glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 7.5 x 25.9 cm (2 15/16 x 10 3/16 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Syria
Date:
12th-13th century
Period:
Ayyubid period
Topic:
Ayyubid period (1171 - 1250)  Search this
naskh script  Search this
Syria  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
iridescence  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1942.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery 12: The Peacock Room Comes to America
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye382feae74-f953-421d-bdc2-339f5218488f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1942.5
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Fashioning an Empire: Design Inspirations from Iran

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-04-22T20:34:07.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
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edanmdm:yt_Qgp6ermIdXI

Honoring Esin Atıl

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-03-25T12:34:43.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
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FreerSackler
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edanmdm:yt_9cx965RdxW0

Dish

Medium:
Stone-paste painted under glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 6.7 × 34 cm (2 5/8 × 13 3/8 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Iran
Date:
late 17th-early 18th century
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
chinoiserie  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.151
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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The Story of the Beautiful
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Freer Gallery 12: The Peacock Room Comes to America
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye31fdc9e52-0171-405d-b58d-0710cf3bb548
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.151
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The Letter 'Kaf' - The Power of Expression

Artist:
Ali Omar Ermes (Libya, born 1945)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 151.9 x 102.5 cm (59 13/16 x 40 3/8 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
London, England
Date:
1992
Topic:
England  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Contemporary Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number:
S1996.40
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye337e9243d-d930-4189-bfdb-1a33611dca8e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1996.40

Palace, Syria 1995

Artist:
Lynn Davis (United States, born 1944)  Search this
Medium:
Selenium-toned gelatin silver print on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 114.3 x 114.7 cm (45 x 45 3/16 in)
Type:
Photograph
Origin:
United States
Date:
1995
Topic:
landscape  Search this
palace  Search this
United States  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Contemporary Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number:
S1997.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye388d60cfe-3c5d-4abb-a377-81c3082dfb5d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1997.22

Jug

Medium:
Nephrite inlaid with gold
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9.2 x 10.9 x 10.2 cm (3 5/8 x 4 5/16 x 4 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Turkey
Date:
16th century
Topic:
Turkey  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1955.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye362a048f1-317c-4e42-9fb7-393c142abdc2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1955.7
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Knife

Medium:
Handle: hardstone (nephrite?); tip: coral; blade: steel
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1.1 x 20.3 x 0.8 cm (7/16 x 8 x 5/16 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
Turkey
Date:
18th-19th century
Period:
Ottoman period
Topic:
Ottoman period (1307 - 1922)  Search this
writing  Search this
Turkey  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1990.17
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Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3652f8ce9-71ae-419a-9653-30e0fd9d8634
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1990.17

Knife

Medium:
Handle: hardstone (nephrite?) with red coral; blade: steel
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1.1 x 19.2 x 1 cm (7/16 x 7 9/16 x 3/8 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
Turkey
Date:
18th-19th century
Period:
Ottoman period
Topic:
Ottoman period (1307 - 1922)  Search this
writing  Search this
Turkey  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1990.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye357135aaf-9a19-40e2-85ff-b1a1b48021b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1990.24

Writing box with utensils, decorated with photographs of Nasir a-Din Shah, his court, and views of Paris and Tehran

Medium:
Lacquered and gilded wood with applied photographs and silver fittings
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11.1 × 30.8 × 10.3 cm (4 3/8 × 12 1/8 × 4 1/16 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Iran
Date:
1860-1865
Period:
Qajar period
Topic:
Qajar period (1779 - 1925)  Search this
Iran  Search this
shah  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
calligraphy  Search this
photograph  Search this
paper scissors  Search this
cityscape  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase -- funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2014.11.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3eec13e3f-a481-49bf-adb8-4a1eb6522281
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2014.11.1
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Lock for writing box, decorated with photographs of Nasir a-Din Shah, his court, and views of Paris and Tehran (S2014.11.1), accompanied by pair of scissors (S2014.11.3-4)

Medium:
Metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.7 × 2 × 1 cm (1 1/16 × 13/16 × 3/8 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
Iran?
Date:
1860-1865
Period:
Qajar period
Topic:
Qajar period (1779 - 1925)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
lock  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase -- funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2014.11.2
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Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3f8b6b83d-bba4-41d2-b6f1-0e23b840ecf9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2014.11.2

Scissors

Medium:
Metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 15.6 × 1.8 × 0.4 cm (6 1/8 × 11/16 × 3/16 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
Turkey
Date:
late 19th century
Topic:
Turkey  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
calligraphy  Search this
paper scissors  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase -- funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2014.11.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3bb178a56-c062-4e9c-b3c4-99e3b89872c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2014.11.3

Scissors

Medium:
Metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16.5 × 2.1 × 0.4 cm (6 1/2 × 13/16 × 3/16 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
London, England
Date:
late 19th century
Topic:
England  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
calligraphy  Search this
paper scissors  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase -- funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2014.11.4
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Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye34f58789a-f18c-4f86-9f84-35a96ab9f2ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2014.11.4

Ink holder

Medium:
Enamel on gilded metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.6 × 6.5 × 2.9 cm (1 × 2 9/16 × 1 1/8 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Iran
Date:
19th century
Period:
Qajar period
Topic:
Qajar period (1779 - 1925)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
calligraphy  Search this
ink container  Search this
Ezzat-Malek Soudavar collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of A. Soudavar in memory of his mother Ezzat-Malek Soudavar
Accession Number:
S2014.17.100
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3ca82864b-733b-4b56-aaf9-c514ecc2e944
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2014.17.100
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