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Record of Charles Lang Freer's purchase of Indian miniatures from Colonel Henry Bathurst Hanna, London

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Names:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Collection Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Extent:
2 Sheets
Type:
Archival materials
Sheets
Vouchers
Place:
India
South Asia
Date:
October 1907
Scope and Contents:
The purchase included South Asian and HImalayan paintings, drawings, calligraphy and album folios.
Arrangement:
Freer's purchase vouchers are generally organized by date of purchase.
Local Numbers:
FSA A.01 06.5.2.1907.09.11
General:
Freer collection numbers: F1907.186; F1907.187; F1907.188; F1907.189; F1907.190; F1907.191; F1907.192; F1907.193; F1907.194; F1907.195; F1907.196; F1907.197; F1907.198; F1907.199; F1907.200; F1907.201; F1907.202; F1907.203; F1907.204; F1907.205; F1907.206; F1907.207; F1907.208; F1907.209; F1907.210; F1907.211; F1907.212; F1907.213; F1907.214; F1907.215; F1907.216; F1907.217; F1907.218; F1907.219; F1907.220; F1907.221; F1907.222; F1907.223; F1907.224; F1907.225; F1907.226; F1907.227; F1907.228; F1907.229; F1907.230; F1907.231; F1907.232; F1907.233; F1907.234; F1907.235; F1907.236; F1907.237; F1907.238; F1907.239; F1907.240; F1907.241; F1907.242; F1907.243; F1907.244; F1907.245; F1907.246; F1907.247; F1907.248; F1907.249; F1907.250; F1907.251; F1907.252; F1907.253; F1907.254; F1907.255; F1907.256; F1907.257; F1907.258; F1907.259; F1907.260; F1907.261; F1907.262; F1907.263; F1907.264; F1907.265; F1907.266; F1907.267; F1907.268; F1907.269; F1907.270; F1907.271.1-172; F1907.271.173-346; F1907.272; F1907.274; F1907.275; F1907.276a-ff; F1907.277; F1907.278; F1907.279; F1907.581; F1907.582; F1907.583; F1907.584; F1907.585; F1907.586; F1907.587; F1907.588; F1907.589; F1907.590; F1907.591; F1907.592; F1907.593; F1907.594; F1907.595; F1907.596; F1907.597; F1907.598; F1907.599; F1907.600; F1907.601; F1907.602; F1907.603; F1907.604; F1907.605; F1907.606; F1907.607; F1907.608; F1907.609; F1907.610; F1907.611; F1907.612; F1907.613; F1907.614; F1907.615; F1907.616; F1907.617; F1907.618; F1907.619; F1907.620; F1907.621; F1907.622; F1907.623; F1907.624; F1907.625; F1907.626; F1907.627; F1907.628; F1907.792; F1907.793
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Topic:
Art, South Asian  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Genre/Form:
Vouchers
Collection Citation:
Charles Lang Freer Papers. FSA.A.01. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Gift of the estate of Charles Lang Freer.
Identifier:
FSA.A.01, Item FSA A.01 06.5.2.1907.09.11
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Charles Lang Freer Papers
Charles Lang Freer Papers / Series 6: Financial Materials / 6.5: Vouchers / 6.5.2: Financial materials - Vouchers - Art vouchers / 1906-1907
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc38a9d8ec5-a241-4c62-b1da-73cee1f64f53
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a-01-ref3224
Online Media:

South, South-East Asian, Indonesian sculpture and works of art, tribal art : [auction] Christie's Amsterdam B.V., 11 December 1986

Author:
Christie's Amsterdam B.V  Search this
Physical description:
60 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Catalogs
Place:
South Asia
Date:
1986
[1986]
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art  Search this
Call number:
N7300 .S72 1986
N7300.S72 1986
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_333255

Contextualizing material culture in South and Central Asia in pre-modern times papers from the 20th conference of the European Association for South Asian Archaeology and Art held in Vienna from 4th to 9th of July 2010 Verena Widorn, Ute Franke and Petra Latschenberger (editions.)

Author:
European Association of South Asian Archaeologists International Conference (20th : 2010 : Vienna, Austria)  Search this
Editor:
Widorn, Verena  Search this
Franke, Ute  Search this
Latschenberger, Petra  Search this
Physical description:
377 pages illustrations, maps 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Conference papers and proceedings
Place:
South Asia
Asia, Central
Asie méridionale
Asie centrale
Central Asia
Date:
2016
Topic:
Art, South Asian  Search this
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Art sud-asiatique  Search this
Fouilles (Archéologie)  Search this
Culture matérielle  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1117371

Divine images, human visions : the Max Tanenbaum collection of South Asian and Himalayan art in the National Gallery of Canada / Pratapaditya Pal

Title:
Max Tanenbaum collection of South Asian and Himalayan art in the National Gallery of Canada
Author:
Pal, Pratapaditya  Search this
National Gallery of Canada  Search this
Subject:
Tanenbaum, Max 1909-1983 Art collections  Search this
National Gallery of Canada  Search this
Physical description:
166 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. ; 28 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Date:
1997
Topic:
Art, South Asian  Search this
Hindu art  Search this
Buddhist art  Search this
Call number:
N7304 .N37 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_890318

The lotus transcendent : Indian and Southeast Asian art from the Samuel Eilenberg collection / Martin Lerner and Steven Kossak

Author:
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Lerner, Martin  Search this
Kossak, Steven  Search this
Subject:
Eilenberg, Samuel Art collections  Search this
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
245 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1991
C1991
Topic:
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art, Southeast Asian  Search this
Art--Private collections  Search this
Call number:
N7300 .M47 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_880378

A place called home : a contemporary art show with artists from the South Asian diaspora / curated by Zayd Minty ; Bani Abidi ... [et al.]

Author:
Minty, Zayd 1966-  Search this
South African National Gallery  Search this
Natal Society of Art  Search this
Physical description:
64 p. : col. ill. ; 15 x 21cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Pictorial works
Place:
South Africa
Date:
2004
21st century
Topic:
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art and race  Search this
Art, South African  Search this
South Asians  Search this
Race relations  Search this
In art  Search this
Call number:
N7300 .P53 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_747837

Puja and piety : Hindu, Jain, and Buddhist art from the Indian subcontinent / edited by Pratapaditya Pal ; with essays by Pratapaditya Pal, Stephen P. Huyler, John E. Cort, Christian Luczanits ; contributions by Debashish Banerji

Title:
Hindu, Jain, and Buddhist art from the Indian subcontinent
Contributor:
Pal, Pratapaditya  Search this
Huyler, Stephen P. 1951-  Search this
Cort, John E. 1953-  Search this
Luczanits, Christian  Search this
Host institution:
Santa Barbara Museum of Art  Search this
Physical description:
239 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2016
Topic:
Art, South Asian  Search this
Puja (Hinduism)  Search this
Hinduism--Rituals  Search this
Jainism--Rituals  Search this
Buddhism and art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1059386

Art India : the art news magazine of India

Title:
Art India
Art news magazine of India
Author:
Art India Publishing Company  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Place:
India
South Asia
Date:
2000
2000-
20th century
Topic:
Art, Indic  Search this
Art  Search this
Art, South Asian  Search this
Call number:
P
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_899514

South-, Southeast Asian and Indonesian sculpture and works of art and antiquities : sale: Tuesday, 5 December 1989 at 10.30 a.m. precisely (lot 1-149), Tuesday, 5 December 1989 at 02.00 p.m. precisely (lot 150-314)

Author:
Christie's Amsterdam B.V  Search this
Subject:
Christie's Amsterdam B.V  Search this
Physical description:
79 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Catalogs
Date:
1989
[1989]
Topic:
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art, Southeast Asian  Search this
Art, Indonesian  Search this
Sculpture, Southeast Asian  Search this
Sculpture, Indonesian  Search this
Call number:
N5343 .S72 1989
N5343.S72 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_381914

On the cusp of an era : art in the pre-Kuṣāṇa world / edited by Doris Meth Srinivasan

Author:
Srinivasan, Doris  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 402 p., [144] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2007
Topic:
Art, Indic  Search this
Art, South Asian--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_909036

ArtSouthAsia : the first international programme of visual culture from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka 2002 / catalogue editors, Dr. Jacques Rangasamy ... [et al.]

Title:
Art South Asia
Author:
Rangasamy, Jacques  Search this
Shisha (Organization)  Search this
Physical description:
64 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2002
C2002
21st century
Topic:
Art, South Asian  Search this
Call number:
N7300 .A788 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_869794

Exhibition Records

Extent:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Floor plans
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Video recordings
Date:
1990-2001
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting exhibition planning and production. Materials include proposals, scripts, budgets, correspondence, checklists, images of objects, and floor plans.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2017; Transferring office; 9/23/2003 memo, Wright to Savini; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art, Southeast Asian  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Floor plans
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Video recordings
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 03-150, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Chief Curator, Exhibition Records
Identifier:
Accession 03-150
See more items in:
Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa03-150

Exhibition Records

Extent:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Floor plans
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Place:
Himalaya Mountains
Date:
1989-1990, 1995-1996, 1998-1999, 2003-2004
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the development of exhibitions related to south and southeast Asian art. Exhibitions documented in this accession include "Devi: The Great Goddess;" "Buddha's Art of Healing;" "Himalayas: An Aesthetic Adventure;" "Noble Path: Buddhist Art of Southeast Asia and Tibet;" and "Puja: Expressions of Hindu Devotion." Records in this accession also document the preparation of a bibliography of crafts and folk arts of India and a proposal for an exhibition of Indian shrines. Materials include exhibition proposals, correspondence, memoranda, notes, floor plans, label text, background materials, object images, object lists, and related materials.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2020; Transferring office; 10/18/2001 memorandum, Alers to Hennessey; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art, Southeast Asian  Search this
Art and religion  Search this
Buddhism and art  Search this
Folk art -- India  Search this
Shrines  Search this
Hinduism  Search this
Art, Asian  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Floor plans
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-100, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - South and Southeast Asian Art, Exhibition Records
Identifier:
Accession 09-100
See more items in:
Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa09-100

Exhibition Records

Extent:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Clippings
Manuscripts
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Date:
1989-1999
Descriptive Entry:
These records document the planning and execution of two exhibitions by Vidya Dehejia, Curator, South and Southeast Asian Art. The exhibits are "Ancient Cities Along the Indus River" (1995) and "Devi: The Great Goddess" (1999).

Materials include correspondence, memoranda, press releases, label copy, object lists, planning materials, fund raising and financial records, proposals, photographs, slides, scripts, budgets, and related material.
Topic:
Museums -- Collection management  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Art museum curators  Search this
Art, Asian  Search this
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art, Southeast Asian  Search this
Genre/Form:
Clippings
Manuscripts
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-018, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - South and Southeast Asian Art, Exhibition Records
Identifier:
Accession 02-018
See more items in:
Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa02-018

Curatorial Records

Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1992-1993
Descriptive Entry:
These records document the curatorial and research activities of Carol Radcliffe Bolon, Assistant Curator for South and Southeast Asian Art. Materials include photographs, xerographic copies, correspondence, memoranda, and writings.
Topic:
Art museum curators  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Art, Asian  Search this
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art, Southeast Asian  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-026, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - South and Southeast Asian Art, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 02-026
See more items in:
Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa02-026

Correspondence

Extent:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1998-1999
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting professional correspondence and public inquiries. Materials include incoming professional correspondence and public inquiries and responses.
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art, Southeast Asian  Search this
Art, Asian  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 03-151, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Chief Curator, Correspondence
Identifier:
Accession 03-151
See more items in:
Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa03-151

Dealer Files

Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
circa 1994-2003
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting relations between the curators for south and southeast Asia and dealers and collectors during the tenure of Vidya Dehejia, 1994-2002, and Debra Diamond, 2001- . Materials include correspondence, brochures, images, clippings, and related materials.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2019; Transferring office; 2/6/2015 memorandum, Wright to Farhad/Stein/Amrod; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art, Southeast Asian  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Art dealers  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-140, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - South and Southeast Asian Art, Dealer Files
Identifier:
Accession 15-140
See more items in:
Dealer Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa15-140

Exhibition Records

Extent:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Compact discs
Electronic records
Architectural drawings
Floor plans
Black-and-white photographs
Color negatives
Color photographs
Date:
circa 1989-1990, 1994-1995, 2000-2010
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Debra Diamond, Curator of South and Southeast Asian Art, 2000- , documenting the development of exhibitions. Documented exhibitions include "Muraqqa': Imperial Mughal Albums from the Chester Beatty Library, Dublin;" "Himalayas: An Aesthetic Adventure;" "Tibetan Healing Mandala for Healing and Protection in the Aftermath of September 11th;" "Word Play: Contemporary Art by Xu Bing;" "Sensuous and the Sacred: Chola Bronzes from South India;" "Cai Guo-Qiang: 'Traveler: Reflection,'" "Dar al-Islam: Art, Life, and Cultures of the Islamic World" (cancelled); "Facing East: Portraits from Asia;" "Devi by Ravinder Reddy;" "Perspectives: Simryn Gill;" "Changing Tastes in 18th-20th Century Indian Art;" "Noble Path: Buddhist Art of Southeast Asia and Tibet;" "East of Eden: Gardens in Asian Art;" "Adventures of Hamza;" "Perspectives: Mei-ling Hom;" "Auto-Focus: Raghubir Singh's Way Into India;" "Perspectives: Do-Ho Suh;" "Kenro Izu: Sacred Sites Along the Silk Road;" and "Hiroshi Sugimoto: History of History." A small amount of records also document administrative activities. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, checklists, label copy, floor plans, architectural drawings, loan information, research files, brochures, educational programming materials, clippings, press releases, images, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format. Some materials were created by previous curators.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2026; Transferring office; 10/18/2001 memorandum, Alers to Hennessey; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art, Southeast Asian  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Art, Asian  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Compact discs
Electronic records
Architectural drawings
Floor plans
Black-and-white photographs
Color negatives
Color photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-383, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - South and Southeast Asian Art, Exhibition Records
Identifier:
Accession 12-383
See more items in:
Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa12-383

Divine incarnations : art from India and Southeast Asia / Jeanne de Guardiola Callanan, Carlton C. Rochell, Jr

Author:
Carlton Rochell Asian Art (Gallery)  Search this
Rochell, Carlton C  Search this
Callanan, Jeanne de Guardiola  Search this
Physical description:
[64] p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2005
Topic:
Art, South Asian  Search this
Art, Southeast Asian  Search this
Art, Tibetan  Search this
Call number:
N7300 .C37 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_866116

South Asian art [microform] : photo collection / general editor, Susan L. Huntington

Author:
Huntington, Susan L  Search this
Spink, Walter M  Search this
Dundon, Janice L  Search this
Asher, Catherine B (Catherine Blanshard) 1946-  Search this
American Committee for South Asian Art Archive  Search this
Physical description:
Microfiche : chiefly ill. ; 10.5 x 15 cm. + <1 > booklet ; 31 cm
Type:
Microforms
Place:
South Asia
Date:
1977
1977-<1991>
Topic:
Art, South Asian  Search this
Islamic art  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
MFC 0131
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_849517

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