Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
94372 documents - page 1 of 500Result pages are truncated to 500.

Celestial Pipa Musician

Medium:
Pigment on stucco
Dimensions:
H x W: 38.2 x 36.2 cm (15 1/16 x 14 1/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
10th to 13th century
Period:
Five Dynasties to Yuan Dynasty
Topic:
Five Dynasties period (907 - 960)  Search this
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
music  Search this
pipa  Search this
China  Search this
musician  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.265
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3cedd2992-d7dc-48e9-a7ad-4d0c90b1e48e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.265

Small jar, adapted to use as a tea caddy

Medium:
Stoneware (unvitrified porcelain) with iron pigment under transparent glaze; gold lacquer repairs; ivory lid
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 6.9 × 8.8 cm (2 11/16 × 3 7/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Eastern Gyeongsangnam-do province, Korea
Date:
first half of 17th century
Period:
Joseon period
Topic:
Joseon period (1392 - 1910)  Search this
tea  Search this
Korea  Search this
stoneware  Search this
clear glaze  Search this
Korean Art  Search this
lacquer repair  Search this
unvitrified porcelain  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.102a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
Korean Ceramics
See more items in:
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/ye321b44c42-0b51-4a4a-a03c-c055fd9b8b56
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.102a-b
Online Media:

Tea caddy, katatsuki type

Medium:
Stoneware with iron glazes; ivory lid
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 8.7 × 7.5 cm (3 7/16 × 2 15/16 in)
Style:
Seto ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Heiji kiln or related kiln, Seto, Aichi prefecture, Japan
Date:
1625-1675
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Seto ware  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
tea  Search this
Japan  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.104a-b
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3d79013c8-1ed2-414f-a44c-90cdad471737
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.104a-b
Online Media:

Tea caddy, katatsuki type

Medium:
Stoneware with iron and ash glazes; ivory lid
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 9.1 × 7 cm (3 9/16 × 2 3/4 in)
Style:
Mino or Seto ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Motoyashiki kiln or Heiji or related kiln, Toki or Seto, Gifu prefecture or Aichi prefecture, Japan
Date:
1607-1650
Period:
Momoyama or Edo period
Topic:
Mino ware  Search this
Seto ware  Search this
Momoyama period (1573 - 1615)  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
tea  Search this
Japan  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.105a-b
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3aab05b96-3a0e-4adb-a194-70d21155cad2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.105a-b
Online Media:

Tea caddy

Medium:
Stoneware with iron and ash glazes; ivory lid with silver knob
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 4 × 5.5 cm (1 9/16 × 2 3/16 in)
Style:
Seto ware or Mino ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Aichi prefecture or Gifu prefecture, Japan
Date:
1615-1624
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Mino ware  Search this
Seto ware  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
tea  Search this
Japan  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.106a-b
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3158efcc5-e8a0-4d4b-bd22-c71505bf542c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.106a-b
Online Media:

Tripod-shaped incense burner with monster masks

Medium:
Stoneware with "tea dust" glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 10.4 × 12.3 cm (4 1/8 × 4 13/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
China
Date:
18th-19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
tea  Search this
incense  Search this
mask  Search this
China  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.109
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3f3a1c438-e717-4ba1-9d6b-9fb2bacc349f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.109
Online Media:

Individual serving bowl in style of Annamese ware

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt and iron pigments under clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 7.6 × 11.4 cm (3 × 4 1/2 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
flower  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
fishing  Search this
boat  Search this
cobalt pigment  Search this
iron pigment  Search this
Japan  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.110
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3c5ab1291-7966-4ec0-9112-d7d0a5e34397
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.110

Tea-ceremony water jar with matching lid in imitation of Hon'ami Koetsu, unknown Raku ware workshop

Artist:
False signature of Hon'ami Koetsu 本阿弥光悦 (1558-1637)  Search this
Medium:
Earthenware with Red Raku glaze, mother-of-pearl and metal inlay; gold lacquer repairs
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 18 × 17.6 cm (7 1/16 × 6 15/16 in)
Style:
Raku ware, unknown workshop
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Tokyo, Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period or Meiji era
Topic:
Raku ware  Search this
deer  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
water  Search this
tea  Search this
Japan  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.111a-b
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye330d502fb-a550-46ab-8f88-f30ccc19125a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.111a-b

Tea ceremony water jar, unknown Raku ware workshop

Artist:
False seal of Chojiro  Search this
Medium:
Earthenware with iron glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 16.9 × 16.7 cm (6 5/8 × 6 9/16 in)
Style:
Raku ware, unknown workshop
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Kyoto, Kyoto prefecture, Japan
Date:
late18th-19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Raku ware  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
water  Search this
Japan  Search this
earthenware  Search this
brown and black glaze  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.112a-b
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3fdf752a2-f818-45fb-96c1-0d35ed771eb8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.112a-b

Bowl with Dutch design

Artist:
Imitation of Ogata Kenzan (1663-1743)  Search this
Kyoto workshop  Search this
Medium:
Gray-buff clay; white slip, iron pigment under transparent glaze, and enamels over glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 6.8 × 19.8 cm (2 11/16 × 7 13/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Kyoto, Kyoto prefecture, Japan
Date:
late 19th century
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.113
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye31bd27458-0076-47fa-b189-7b53c814f6e3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.113
Online Media:

Cylindrical vase or water jar, style of Iga ware

Artist:
False seal of Raku Tannyu (1795-1854)  Search this
Medium:
Earthenware with copper-green lead glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 22.6 × 12.4 cm (8 7/8 × 4 7/8 in)
Style:
Raku ware, unknown workshop
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Kyoto, Kyoto prefecture, Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period or Meiji era
Topic:
Raku ware  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
water  Search this
Japan  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.116a-b
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3de32af20-1f42-4364-a3d5-23da59b54858
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.116a-b
Online Media:

Tea caddy

Medium:
Stoneware with iron glaze; ivory lid
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 4.5 x 4 cm (1 3/4 x 1 9/16 in)
Style:
Kyushu-related ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Date:
18th-19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
tea  Search this
Japan  Search this
stoneware  Search this
brown and black glaze  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Kyushu-related ware  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.117a-b
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3dea5d87d-92d6-4fa3-a86e-3b817bba589b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.117a-b
Online Media:

Vase for Buddhist altar

Medium:
Stoneware with cobalt pigment under clear glaze, rice-straw ash glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 34.9 × 10.9 cm (13 3/4 × 4 5/16 in)
Style:
Seto ware, Ofuke type
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Seto, Aichi prefecture, Japan
Date:
1800-1868
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
peony  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
altar  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Seto ware, Ofuke type  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.119
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3c964fbdb-a25f-42ba-ada0-02fb5f623ff2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.119
Online Media:

Koto ware tea bowl with design of yuzuriha

Medium:
Porcelain with white slip and cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 6.5 × 12.5 cm (2 9/16 × 4 15/16 in)
Style:
Koto ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Hikone, Shiga prefecture, Japan
Date:
mid 19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Koto ware  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
bamboo  Search this
tea  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.120
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3c457b0fd-f26d-43a2-94b5-0abea45b5c91
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.120
Online Media:

300 Jahre chinesische Prunkgewänder

Title:
shu hua yuan
書畫緣
Author:
Haus der Kunst München  Search this
Subject:
Minneapolis Institute of Arts  Search this
Physical description:
47 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
China
Date:
1959
Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912
Topic:
Textile design  Search this
Needlework  Search this
Costume--History  Search this
Embroidery  Search this
Call number:
NK8883.A1 A13 1959
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1100521

Correspondence, 1866-1906, with related records to 1927

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary  Search this
Subject:
Karr, William W  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Hodgkins Fund  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
65.91 cu. ft. (98 document boxes) (6 12x17 boxes) (1 16x20 box) (88 3x5 boxes) (1 tube box) (oversize material)
Type:
Architectural drawings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1866
1866-1927
1866-1906, with related records to 1927
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Aerodynamics  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000031
See more items in:
Correspondence 1863-1971 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Correspondence Registers 1860-1949 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216645

Records, 1890-1929

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary  Search this
Uniform title:
North American Wildflowers  Search this
Smithsonian scientific series  Search this
Subject:
Walcott, Mary Vaux 1860-1940  Search this
Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927  Search this
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Wright, Wilbur 1867-1912  Search this
Wright, Orville 1871-1948  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Administration  Search this
American School of Archaeology in China  Search this
United States Bureau of Biological Survey  Search this
Biological Survey of the Panama Canal Zone (1911-1912)  Search this
Carnegie Institution of Washington  Search this
Charles D. and Mary Vaux Walcott Research Fund  Search this
Cinchona Botanical Station (Jamaica)  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
George Washington Memorial Association  Search this
Hodgkins Fund  Search this
Kahn Foundation for the Foreign Travel of American Teachers  Search this
Langley Aerodynamical Laboratory  Search this
Naples Zoological Station  Search this
Alfred Duane Pell Collection  Search this
Research Corporation  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Mount Montezuma Station (Calama, Chile)  Search this
Montezuma Solar Observatory (Calama, Chile)  Search this
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.)  Search this
Mount Harqua Hala Station (Arizona)  Search this
Mount Wilson Observatory  Search this
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.)  Search this
United States National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics  Search this
United States Department of Agriculture  Search this
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Harriman Alaska Expedition (1899)  Search this
Koren Expedition to Siberia (1914)  Search this
Panama-California Exposition (1915-1916 : San Diego, Calif.)  Search this
Smithsonian African Expedition (1909-1910)  Search this
Physical description:
57.93 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (104 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (1 12x17 box) (oversize materials)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1890
1890-1929
Topic:
Museums--Administration  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Seismology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000045
See more items in:
Administrative Records 1835-2017 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Correspondence 1863-1971 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Governmental Relations Records 1907-1971 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Correspondence Registers 1860-1949 [Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary]
Expedition History 1916-1919 [Collins-Garner Congo Expedition in the Interests of the Smithsonian Institution (1916-1919)]
Expedition History 1919-1920 [Smithsonian-Universal Film Manufacturing Company African Expedition (1919-1920)]
Expedition History 1923-1927 [Freer Gallery of Art Archaeological Expedition to China (1923-1927)]
Expedition History 1911 [Biological Survey of the Canadian Rockies (1911)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216655

Freer Gallery of Art

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Registrar  Search this
Container:
Box 10 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 568, Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Registrar, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Box 10
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0568-refidd1e5158

Freer Gallery of Art

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Registrar  Search this
Container:
Box 13 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 568, Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Registrar, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Box 13
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0568-refidd1e6464

Gujari Ragini from a Ragamala series

Medium:
Color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 19.6 x 14.5 cm (7 11/16 x 5 11/16 in)
Style:
Malwa style
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Madhya Pradesh state, Malwa, India
Date:
ca. 1640
Topic:
music  Search this
night  Search this
woman  Search this
ragamala  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
attendant  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
heroine  Search this
monsoon  Search this
longing  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1937.36
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
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye326b1ee63-2d58-42e1-a14b-ed50c4a05c0d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1937.36
Online Media:

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By