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Inventory of Charles Lang Freer's library

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Names:
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Collection Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (typed, with handwritten edits)
Type:
Archival materials
Inventories
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Comprehensive index of Charles Lang Freer's library, mostly relating to art and Asian culture. Headings include authors, countries, and topical subjects. Sections include locations in Freer's original Detroit home; an index of all books transferred to the Smithsonian; a list of collections and collectors catalogues of American and Near and Far Eastern art; sales catalogues, and books in Chinese language.
Arrangement:
Organized in the original manner by the creator.
Local Numbers:
FSA A.01 05.22
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Topic:
Art, Asian -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art, American -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Book collecting  Search this
Function:
Libraries
Genre/Form:
Inventories
Collection Citation:
Charles Lang Freer Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of the estate of Charles Lang Freer.
Identifier:
FSA.A.01, Item FSA A.01 05.22
See more items in:
Charles Lang Freer Papers
Charles Lang Freer Papers / Series 5: Art Inventories / 5.22: Printed Books [Library]
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a-01-ref3332
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Cemeteries (and headstones)

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1870s-1905
Scope and Contents note:
Most by unidentified photographers, including a view of the National Cemetery at Richmond; an unidentified headstone monument, by J. J. Hawes; two sets of duplicates of people posed with headstones; and a series of three of the Laurel Glen Mausoleum (Bowman Family), Cuttingsville, Vermont, including one with the photographer's camera visible in a mirror; and one (printed by Julius Wendt) of the "Lathrop Monument at Rural Cemetery" [Albany, N.Y.?].
See also:
Churches, Foreign, Fountains, Groups, Landscapes, Marble, Massachusetts, Monuments and Sculpture, New York--Albany, Ohio, Photography, Winter Landscapes and Ice Formations
Series Restrictions:
Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalogs restricted due to fragile condition. Researchers should consult microfilm in NMAH library for 1880-1983 editions, drawer 692.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions / 2.5: Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s02-ref1591

Gardens and Parks

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1870-1900
Scope and Contents note:
Mostly New York City parks (Central, Prospect, etc.), but also a few private gardens; Shaw's Missouri Botonical Garden, by Boehl & Koenig; and "public garden, Boston." Views by Chas. Pollack, C. Seaver, J. Hall, John S. Moulton, and Anthony.
See also:
Animals, Bandstands, Butterflies, Fountains, Massachusetts, Missouri, Monuments and Sculpture, New York City, New York--Albany, Portraits, Wyoming
Series Restrictions:
Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalogs restricted due to fragile condition. Researchers should consult microfilm in NMAH library for 1880-1983 editions, drawer 692.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions / 2.5: Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s02-ref1631

Foreign

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1870s-1905
Scope and Contents note:
Scenery in foreign countries by U.S. (one by Julius Wendt) and foreign photographers--divided alphabetically by country, including Austria; Bahamas; Belgium; Bermuda; Canada; Cuba; England; Germany; Ireland; Italy; Jamaica; Japan; Porto [sic] Rico; Scotland; Switzerland; Sweden, Wales: and the West Indies. Foreign photographers including L. P. Vallee (Quebec); John Latham (England); A. Crowe (England); Stabil (Italy); Giacomo Brogi (Italy); E. Charnaux (Switzerland).
See also:
Afro-Americans, Animals, Boats and Boating, Bridges, Cemeteries, Churches, Fountains, Groups, Horses, Hotels, Houses, Industry, Interiors, Military, Mining, Monuments and Sculpture, New York--Niagara Falls, Portraits, Railroads, Ships, Wagons, Winter Landscapes and Ice Formations, World Expositions
Series Restrictions:
Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalogs restricted due to fragile condition. Researchers should consult microfilm in NMAH library for 1880-1983 editions, drawer 692.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions / 2.5: Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s02-ref1881

Cemeteries (and headstones), most by unidentified photographers

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
21 Items
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1870s-1905
Scope and Contents note:
Including a view of the National Cemetery at Richmond; an unidentified headstone monument, by J. J. Hawes; two sets of duplicates of people posed with headstones; and a series of three of the Laurel Glen Mausoleum (Bowman Family), Cuttingsville, Vermont, including one with the photographer's camera visible in a mirror; and one (printed by Julius Wendt) of the "Lathrop Monument at Rural Cemetery" [Albany, N.Y.?]
See also:
Churches, Foreign, Fountains, Groups, Landscapes, Marble, Massachusetts, Monuments and Sculpture, New York--Albany, Ohio, Photography, Winter Landscapes and Ice Formations
Series Restrictions:
Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalogs restricted due to fragile condition. Researchers should consult microfilm in NMAH library for 1880-1983 editions, drawer 692.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions / 2.6: Stereographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s02-ref1920

Gardens and Parks

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
20 Items
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1870-1900
Scope and Contents note:
mostly New York City parks (Central, Prospect, etc.), but also a few private gardens; Shaw's Missouri Botonical Garden, by Boehl & Koenig; and "public garden, Boston." Views by Chas. Pollack, C. Seaver, J. Hall, John S. Moulton, and Anthony
See also:
Animals, Bandstands, Butterflies, Fountains, Massachusetts, Missouri, Monuments and Sculpture, New York City, New York--Albany, Portraits, Wyoming
Series Restrictions:
Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalogs restricted due to fragile condition. Researchers should consult microfilm in NMAH library for 1880-1983 editions, drawer 692.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions / 2.6: Stereographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s02-ref1964

Foreign

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
50 Items
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1870s-1905
Scope and Contents note:
scenery in foreign countries by U.S. (one by Julius Wendt) and foreign photographers--divided alphabetically by country, including Austria; Bahamas; Belgium; Bermuda; Canada; Cuba; England; Germany; Ireland; Italy; Jamaica; Japan; Porto [sic] Rico; Scotland; Switzerland; Sweden, Wales: and the West Indies. Foreign photographers including L. P. Vallee (Quebec); John Latham (England); A. Crowe (England); Stabil (Italy); Giacomo Brogi (Italy); E. Charnaux (Switzerland)
See also:
Afro-Americans, Animals, Boats and Boating, Bridges, Cemeteries, Churches, Fountains, Groups, Horses, Hotels, Houses, Industry, Interiors, Military, Mining, Monuments and Sculpture, New York--Niagara Falls, Portraits, Railroads, Ships, Wagons, Winter Landscapes and Ice Formations, World Expositions
Series Restrictions:
Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalogs restricted due to fragile condition. Researchers should consult microfilm in NMAH library for 1880-1983 editions, drawer 692.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions / 2.6: Stereographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s02-ref2242

Metal sculpture, New York and Washington, DC state flower - Rose

Artist:
Helen Hornberger  Search this
Medium:
Copper, oil paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 12 in. (30.5 cm)
Stem: 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Flower: 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Type:
Artificial flowers and trees
Origin:
United States
Date:
1980
Topic:
copper  Search this
tôle  Search this
Artificial flowers  Search this
crafts  Search this
District of Columbia  Search this
emblems (symbols)  Search this
flowers (plants)  Search this
New York  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection. Gift of Helen Hornberger.
Accession number:
1980.038.049
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Horticultural Artifacts Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq48d081058-9524-4cc4-aae7-a2d1c2bf75f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1980.038.049

Mural Study: Triborough Bridge

Artist:
Louis Lozowick, born Ludvinovka, Russia 1892-died South Orange, NJ 1973  Search this
Printer:
Theodore Cuno, active 1891-1991  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 x 9 7/8 in. (40.7 x 25.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1936
Topic:
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Waterscape\wharf  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture\bridge\Triborough Bridge  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\New York State  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Copyright:
© 1936, Lee Lozowick
Object number:
1985.8.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk707ee6c53-b31f-4771-ab14-9e24f80ee49a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.8.10

Staff

Object Name:
oshe Shango
Maker:
Yoruba artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, indigo, glass beads
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 41.4 x 9 x 11.9 cm (16 5/16 x 3 9/16 x 4 11/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Nigeria
Date:
Late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
mother and child  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchased with funds provided by the Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program
Object number:
88-1-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa's Arts
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Gallery (2193)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys75f4353ef-5b2e-4214-b913-b8c337bb48a6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_88-1-1

Crest mask

Object Name:
chi wara kun
Maker:
Bamana artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, metal, cotton fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 54 x 59.1 cm (21 1/4 x 23 1/4 in.)
Type:
Mask
Geography:
Bamako area, Mali
Date:
Late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
Agricultural  Search this
pangolin  Search this
antelope  Search this
aardvark  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernst Anspach and museum purchase
Object number:
91-8-1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7077bb1ce-c36f-4e38-a874-adfd4ebba042
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_91-8-1.1

Figure

Object Name:
nkisi
Maker:
Bembe artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, hide, feathers, mirror, ceramic, cloth, hair
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 41.5 x 5.1 x 19.4 cm (16 5/16 x 2 x 7 5/8 in.)
Type:
Figure
Geography:
Congo
Date:
Late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
Power  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Lawrence Gussman in memory of Dr. Albert Schweitzer
Object number:
98-15-10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7a5036ea3-aa25-4e97-aee8-3dc77a4b4ff1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_98-15-10

Crest mask

Object Name:
chi wara kun
Maker:
Bamana artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, metal, plant fiber, hide, cowrie shells
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 108.2 x 10.3 x 47.4 cm (42 5/8 x 4 1/16 x 18 11/16 in.)
Type:
Mask
Geography:
Kenedougou region, Mali
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Agricultural  Search this
antelope  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Eliot Elisofon
Object number:
73-7-56
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys752507c63-ca2a-40c8-837c-a8899b7be59f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_73-7-56

Column of Peace

Artist:
Antoine Pevsner, French, b. Orel, Russia, 1886–1962  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
53 X 31 3/4 X 19 7/8 IN. (134.6 X 80.5 X 48.6 CM.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1954)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4012
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py26335f063-e78e-42ef-b372-e63abd688052
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4012

Head of a Woman (Fernande Olivier)

Artist:
Pablo Picasso, Spanish, b. Málaga, 1881–1973  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
16 3/8 X 9 3/4 X 10 1/2 IN. (41.7 X 24.9 X 26.7 CM.) WT. 25 LB. (11.3 KG.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1909)/(cast 1960)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4050
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Spanish Modernism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py20cefb176-7b59-4747-90af-cc280b079a22
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4050

Head of a Woman (Fernande Olivier)

Artist:
Pablo Picasso, Spanish, b. Málaga, 1881–1973  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
14 1/4 x 9 1/4 x 9 1/8 in. (36.1 x 23.5 x 23.1 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1905/cast 1959)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4051
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Spanish Modernism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2422ebbbc-eb88-4efc-af5f-4f2c210026a2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4051

Iris, Messenger of the Gods

Artist:
Auguste Rodin, French, b. Paris, 1840–1917  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
32 1/2 x 34 x 14 3/4 in. (82.5 x 86.3 x 37.5 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1890-1891/cast 1890s)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4330
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2c73c99f9-e770-447c-a9af-3e1064f3df90
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4330

Donkey of Selow

Artist:
Renee Sintenis, German, 1888–1965  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
30 3/4 x 27 3/4 x 8 1/2 in. (78.1 x 70.4 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1927)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4601
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py234f681ca-b86e-4f4c-93fa-e6e83d472b95
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4601

Forms and Light (Mother and Child)

Artist:
Ossip Zadkine, French, b. Smolensk, Russia, 1890–1967  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
23 5/8 x 16 1/2 x 8in. (60 x 41.9 x 20.3cm) base: 2 1/2 x 18 x 9in. (6.4 x 45.7 x 22.9cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1918
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.5638
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py27e83cf0f-fdee-4e7f-a39a-f366f2174741
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.5638

Head of a Woman

Artist:
Antoine Pevsner, French, b. Orel, Russia, 1886–1962  Search this
Medium:
Nitrocellulose plastic on plastic-laminated wood panel
Dimensions:
14 3/8 X 9 1/4 X 4 5/8 IN. (36.3 X 23.4 X 11.7 CM.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1923
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.231
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py24d4c6dae-389d-4c4e-ad48-137a337aff1f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_72.231

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