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Page of calligraphy

Calligrapher:
Mir Khalil  Search this
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 33.1 x 20.7 cm (13 1/16 x 8 1/8 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Album
Origin:
Iran
Date:
16th century
Period:
Safavid period
Topic:
Safavid period (1501 - 1722)  Search this
nasta'liq script  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Henri Vever collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.341
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Replica of a bronze blade form

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 19.5 x 12.8 x 0.5 cm (7 11/16 x 5 1/16 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Origin:
China
Date:
4th-3rd century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  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:
S2012.9.1348
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edanmdm:fsg_S2012.9.1348

Jar with design of three fish

Medium:
Stoneware with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 4 x 5.8 cm (1 9/16 x 2 5/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Red River Delta kilns, Hai Duong province, Northern Vietnam
Date:
15th-16th century
Period:
Later Le dynasty
Topic:
fish  Search this
cobalt pigment  Search this
Vietnam  Search this
Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527)  Search this
Mac dynasty (1527 - 1592)  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Southeast Asian Art  Search this
Restored Later Le dynasty (1533 - 1782)  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. Jack W. Lydman
Accession Number:
S2010.9
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Singapore

Artist:
Yoshida Hiroshi 吉田博 (1876-1950)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 40.2 x 27.8 cm (15 13/16 x 10 15/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1931
Period:
Showa era
Topic:
Showa era (1926 - 1989)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of H. Ed Robison in memory of Katherine W. Robison
Accession Number:
S1996.1-30i
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Singapore

Artist:
Yoshida Hiroshi 吉田博 (1876-1950)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 40.2 x 27.8 cm (15 13/16 x 10 15/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1931
Period:
Showa era
Topic:
Showa era (1926 - 1989)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of H. Ed Robison in memory of Katherine W. Robison
Accession Number:
S1996.1-30ii
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GUID:
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edanmdm:fsg_S1996.1-30ii

Pendant in the form of a braided ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 7 x 0.7 cm (2 3/4 x 1/4 in)
Diam (hole): 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
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Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.10
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edanmdm:fsg_F1939.10

Pendant in the form of a braided ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 6.2 x 0.7 cm (2 7/16 x 1/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
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Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.11
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edanmdm:fsg_F1939.11

Pendant in the form of a braided ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 3.5 x 0.4 cm (1 3/8 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
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Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.12
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edanmdm:fsg_F1939.12

Two-layered twisted rope and incised pattern ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 3.9 x 0.5 cm (1 1/2 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Origin:
China
Date:
5th-4th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.13
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edanmdm:fsg_F1939.13

Pendant in the form of a disk (bi) with raised knobs

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 10.4 x 0.4 cm (4 1/8 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
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Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.14
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edanmdm:fsg_F1939.14

Sword pommel

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 5.3 x 0.8 cm (2 1/16 x 5/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
China
Date:
BCE 206-9 CE
Period:
Western Han dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.15
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Pendant with two dragon heads

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 x 14.2 x 45 cm (1 15/16 x 5 9/16 x 17 11/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
engraving  Search this
carving  Search this
incising  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.29a-b
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Pendant in the form of a faceted ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite?)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 8.3 x 0.4 cm (3 1/4 x 3/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.8
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edanmdm:fsg_F1939.8

Pendant in the form of a braided ring

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 7 x 0.4 cm (2 3/4 x 3/16 in)
Diam (hole): 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Reputedly Shouzhou, Anhui province, Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1939.9
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Round box with dragon and flower

Medium:
Carved red, black, and yellow lacquer (ticai) on wood core
Dimensions:
H x W: 13.2 x 32.3 cm (5 3/16 x 12 11/16 in)
Type:
Lacquer
Container
Origin:
China
Date:
1590s
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
flower  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
inscription  Search this
Wanli reign (1573 - 1620)  Search this
cloud  Search this
China  Search this
wave  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1953.63a-b
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Standing Buddha

Medium:
Bronze with gilding
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 63.7 x 28.8 x 21.8 cm (25 1/16 x 11 5/16 x 8 9/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
probably 520-535
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
casting  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
Northern Wei dynasty (386 - 534)  Search this
lotus  Search this
China  Search this
mandorla  Search this
abhaya mudra  Search this
varada mudra  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1955.16a-c
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Nymph of the Luo River

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Lu Tanwei (active 460s-early 500s)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image, F1968.12 and .22): 24.1 x 533.6 cm (9 1/2 x 210 1/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
horse  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
chariot  Search this
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baimiao style  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Accession Number:
F1968.22
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Dish

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear, colorless glaze, enamels over glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 x 21 cm (1 3/16 x 8 1/4 in)
Style:
Arita ware, Kakiemon type
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
Date:
1670-1700
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
flower  Search this
pine tree  Search this
phoenix  Search this
Arita ware, Kakiemon type  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
cobalt pigment  Search this
Japan  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
reign mark  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — funds provided by the bequest of Edith Ehrman
Accession Number:
F1976.14
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Jingdezhen ware dish

Medium:
Porcelain with celadon glaze and cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.5 x 47 x 47 cm (3 3/8 x 18 1/2 x 18 1/2 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Imperial kiln, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
1723-1735
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Jingdezhen ware  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
lotus  Search this
green glaze  Search this
China  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
reign mark  Search this
Credit Line:
Anonymous gift
Accession Number:
F1978.46
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Dish

Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.2 x 15.4 x 15.4 cm (1 1/4 x 6 1/16 x 6 1/16 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
1662-1722
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Jingdezhen ware  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
Kangxi reign (1662 - 1722)  Search this
lotus  Search this
cobalt pigment  Search this
China  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
reign mark  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mason M. Wang
Accession Number:
F1984.31
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