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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
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Vase or bottle

Medium:
Stoneware with celadon glaze and reserved bisque panels
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 27.5 × 17.5 cm (10 13/16 × 6 7/8 in)
Style:
Longquan ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Longquan, Zhejiang province, China
Date:
14th century
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
flower  Search this
Longquan ware  Search this
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
green glaze  Search this
Eight Immortals  Search this
China  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1946.25
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"Daoism in the Arts of China" Exhibition Development Records, 2006-2007 (2 folders)

Collection Creator::
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - Chinese Art  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 6
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2026; Transferring office; 9/10/2001 memorandum, Wright to Hennessey; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-118, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - Chinese Art, Curatorial Records
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Curatorial Records
Curatorial Records / Box 2
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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"Daoism in the Arts of China" Object Files (26 files)

Collection Creator::
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - Chinese Art  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 6
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2026; Transferring office; 9/10/2001 memorandum, Wright to Hennessey; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-118, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - Chinese Art, Curatorial Records
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Curatorial Records / Box 2
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Bowl with eight trigrams

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 6.9 x 12 cm (2 11/16 x 4 3/4 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
1662-1722
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
Jingdezhen ware  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
Kangxi reign (1662 - 1722)  Search this
cobalt pigment  Search this
China  Search this
bagua  Search this
trigram  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1995.8
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Usage conditions apply
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On View:
Freer Gallery 13: Looking Out, Looking In: Art in Late Imperial China
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3fec6ac7e-b5f6-49d9-b99a-1ac376292344
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Small Daoist stele depicting Laojun in a niche

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 16.8 x 12.2 x 6.1 cm (6 5/8 x 4 13/16 x 2 3/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
567
Period:
Northern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
lion  Search this
incense  Search this
Northern Zhou dynasty (557 - 581)  Search this
China  Search this
halo  Search this
Laojun  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Carl Whiting Bishop collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Acquired under the guidance of the Carl Whiting Bishop expedition
Accession Number:
FSC-S-48
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye379b80084-8658-460d-8ab6-50f7463c3829
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Small Taoist stele

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 30 x 15.4 x 11 cm (11 13/16 x 6 1/16 x 4 5/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Carl Whiting Bishop collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Acquired under the guidance of the Carl Whiting Bishop expedition
Accession Number:
FSC-S-51
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Daoist immortal with clappers

Medium:
Ivory, ink, traces of red pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 31 x 7.8 x 6.5 cm (12 3/16 x 3 1/16 x 2 9/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
17th-18th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
Daoist Immortals  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.4396
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edanmdm:fsg_S2012.9.4396

Daoist figure

Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 13.2 x 3.3 x 2.6 cm (5 3/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
late 6th-7th century
Period:
Sui or Tang dynasty
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
Sui dynasty (581 - 618)  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.4375
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Daoist figure

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 10.3 x 3.8 x 3.8 cm (4 1/16 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
casting  Search this
lotus  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.4484
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Buddhist figure

Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 9.5 x 4.3 x 3.2 cm (3 3/4 x 1 11/16 x 1 1/4 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Daoism  Search this
woman  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.4433
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edanmdm:fsg_S2012.9.4433

Daoist figure

Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 5.6 x 3.5 x 2.6 cm (2 3/16 x 1 3/8 x 1 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
5th-6th century
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
casting  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.4490
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Incense burner (boshanlu)

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 21.5 x 12.5 cm (8 7/16 x 4 15/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
late 3rd-1st century BCE
Period:
Western Han dynasty
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
casting  Search this
mountain  Search this
incense  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
incense burner  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S2012.9.2134a-b
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Bowl with design of Daoist Immortals and Shou Lao

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 8.6 × 17.3 cm (3 3/8 × 6 13/16 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
early 17th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Daoism  Search this
crane  Search this
Jingdezhen ware  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
Daoist Immortals  Search this
China  Search this
Shoulao  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
reign mark  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. John Alexander Pope
Accession Number:
F1992.2
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Freer Gallery 12: The Peacock Room in Blue and White
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The Immortal Liu Hai

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Liu Lüzhong (12th century)  Search this
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 146.8 x 82 cm (57 13/16 x 32 5/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
16th-17th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
Eight Immortals  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1919.168
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Xuanwu, God of the North

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Bai Liangyu (late 12th-early 13th century)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 57.6 x 46.2 cm (22 11/16 x 18 3/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1500
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
pine tree  Search this
snake  Search this
turtle  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1919.179
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Daoist sculpture with four figures in relief

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 41.4 x 39.5 x 9.1 cm (16 5/16 x 15 9/16 x 3 9/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1912.79
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edanmdm:fsg_F1912.79

Lidded incense burner (xianglu) with geometric decoration and narrative scenes

Medium:
Bronze with gold, silver, turquoise, and carnelian inlay
Dimensions:
H x W: 17.9 x 10 cm (7 1/16 x 3 15/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Vessel
Origin:
Henan or Hebei province, China
Date:
ca. 2nd century BCE
Period:
Early Western Han dynasty
Topic:
animal  Search this
landscape  Search this
Daoism  Search this
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
inlay  Search this
casting  Search this
incense  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1947.15a-b
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CC0
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Freer Gallery 18: Art and Industry: China's Ancient Houma Foundry
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3e4db4f58-a6f7-4578-a51a-3f62430f2242
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The Chinese Taoist Immortals, Han-shan and Shih-te (Kanzan and Jittoku)

Artist:
Hashimoto Gaho 橋本雅邦 (1835-1908)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and slight tint on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 122 × 58.1 cm (48 1/16 × 22 7/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1886
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Kanzan  Search this
Jittoku  Search this
Daoist Immortals  Search this
Japan  Search this
kakemono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1902.227
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edanmdm:fsg_F1902.227

Illustrations of "The Nine Songs"

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Zhao Mengfu 趙孟頫 (1254-1322)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image, each): 30.3 x 27 cm (11 15/16 x 10 5/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
mid 15th century?
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Daoism  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
poetry  Search this
clerical script  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1903.115
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edanmdm:fsg_F1903.115

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