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Palace Ladies Watching the Sunset

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Zhao Boju (ca. 1120s-ca.1162)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 127.1 x 30 cm (50 1/16 x 11 13/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
16th-17th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
palace  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.540
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/ye3dd46cc12-eca9-4c58-b1aa-036075588fbb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1911.540

Boating At Sunset

Artist:
Huang Binhong (1865-1955)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 29.6 x 36.7 cm (11 5/8 x 14 7/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1925-1929
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
boat  Search this
sunset  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.233
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/ye39673b3b8-25fa-4cf1-969d-f2212fff56db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.233

An Evening Bell from a Monastery at Dusk (from the album Eight Views of the Xiao and Xiang Rivers)

Artist:
Sheng Maoye (active ca. 1600-1640)  Search this
Calligrapher:
Fan Yunlin (1558-1641)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 24 x 25.2 cm (9 7/16 x 9 15/16 in)
Type:
Album
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1621
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
sunset  Search this
wall  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.270.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.270.1

Fishing Village at Sunset (from the album Eight Views of the Xiao and Xiang Rivers)

Artist:
Chen Huan (ca. 1593-after 1620)  Search this
Calligrapher:
Fan Yunlin (1558-1641)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 24 x 25.2 cm (9 7/16 x 9 15/16 in)
Type:
Album
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1621
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
fishing  Search this
sunset  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.270.5
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/ye30d90eec7-b848-47c8-97cf-83a719c903a6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.270.5

Journal

Creator:
March, Benjamin, 1899-1934  Search this
Names:
Yanjing da xue  Search this
Ferguson, John Calvin, 1866-1945  Search this
March, Benjamin, 1899-1934  Search this
Priest, Alan Reed  Search this
Rowe, Dorothy, 1898-1969  Search this
St. Denis, Ruth, 1880-1968  Search this
Collection Creator:
March, Benjamin, 1899-1934  Search this
Extent:
182 Items (typed unbound pages with solid wood covers)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Place:
China
Beijing (China)
China -- Description and Travel
Date:
1925-1926
Scope and Contents note:
Binding removed, 9 ½" x 6". 182 pages. First entry, 30 June 1925. Last entry, 13 March 1926. Inscribed, "The Memoirs of MA". Wood cover. In the introduction, March wrote, "Chronicles of Benjamin" had, for three years, served as a journal, notebook, and record for himself of places he visited. Said that since he's now not alone that it is fitting to rename his notes, "Memoirs of MA." (Chinese name of his family). ["Chronicles of Benjamin" may be found in Series V, subseries B, photo albums.]
Scope and Contents:
A diary typed by the young Chinese art scholar Benjamin March from June 1925 to March 1926 describing his life in China. Events include March's marriage to the author Dorothy Rowe (1898-1969) in Nanjing, their honeymoon in Hangzhou and Suzhou, and their subsequent life in Beijing. March describes hikes through scenic areas in Hangzhou and Beijing; his acquaintance with scholars such as John Calvin Ferguson and Alan Priest; attending performances by Ruth St. Denis and Mei Lanfang, and his work at Yenching University.
The Memoirs of Ma
Biographical / Historical:
East Asian art historian, curator and lecturer, Benjamin Franklin March Jr., was born in Chicago on July 4, 1899 to Benjamin and Isabel March. He studied, lectured, and wrote in the United States and China and through his works gained respect as one of the foremost authorities on Chinese art during the 1920s and 1930s. March was East Asian art lecturer at the University of Michigan, and curator of Asian art at the Detroit Institute of Art. Although he lived only thirty-five years, Benjamin March was a respected and influential scholar of Asian art.
Local Numbers:
FSA A1995.10 2.3
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
No restrictions on use.
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
Art, Asian -- Research  Search this
Art, Chinese  Search this
Chinese language -- Terms and phrases  Search this
Painting, Chinese  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries
Collection Citation:
Benjamin March Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Judith March Davis, 1995
Identifier:
FSA.A1995.10, File FSA A1995.10 2.3
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Benjamin March Papers
Benjamin March Papers / Series 2: Diaries
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1995-10-ref40
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Yue, Seaouke (You Xiaoxi; 游筱溪)

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Yue, Seaouke  Search this
Names:
Pang Yuanji, 1864-1949  Search this
Collection Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Extent:
6 Items (folders of correspondence)
Container:
Box 36, Folder 17-22
Type:
Archival materials
Letters (correspondence)
Date:
1917-1919
Scope and Contents:
Letters dated between 1917 and 1919, mostly discussing the offer of Chinese art objects by the Shanghai based dealer Seaouke Yue (You Xiaoxi)
游篠溪
Freer collection numbers: F1904.61
Letters between Charles Lang Freer and Seaouke Yue (You Xiaoxi)
Arrangement:
Organized chronologically under correspondent.
Biographical / Historical:
Charels Lang Freer first met Yue in 1917. Yue had travelled to New York with items from the collection of Pang Yuanji, an important Shanghai collector who met Freer in 1911. Over the next two years, Freer purchased a number of important works of Chinese painting, jades, pottery and bronzes from Yue.
Local Numbers:
FSA A.01 02.1Yue
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Topic:
Art, Chinese  Search this
Genre/Form:
Letters (correspondence)
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, File FSA A.01 02.1Yue
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Charles Lang Freer Papers
Charles Lang Freer Papers / Series 2: Correspondence / 2.1: Charles Lang Freer Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a-01-ref634
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Sunset, (The Great Pagoda Nangkok, Siam), (painting)

Artist:
Hildebrandt  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Architecture--Religious--Pagoda  Search this
Cityscape--China--Siam  Search this
Cityscape--China--Bangkok  Search this
Cityscape--Foreign--China  Search this
Control number:
AECI 01300113
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_24530

High Mountain, Flowing Water: Traditional Chinese Pip Music [sound recording]

Performer:
Liangxing, Tang  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
China
New York
United States
Bayside (N.Y.)
Date:
1993
Topic:
World music  Search this
Pipa  Search this
Local number:
Shanachie 65012
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_344338

Sunset on the Hoang-Ho, China, (painting)

Artist:
Hildebrandt, E.  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Landscape--River--Hoang Ho River  Search this
Landscape--China  Search this
Landscape--Foreign--China  Search this
Landscape--Time--Sunset  Search this
Control number:
AECI 03530269
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_73194

Sunset, (near Canton, China), (painting)

Artist:
Hildebrandt, E.  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Landscape--China--Canton  Search this
Landscape--Foreign--China  Search this
Landscape--Time--Sunset  Search this
Control number:
AECI 01300009
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_24426

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