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Chinese couplet

Artist:
Gion Nankai 祇園南海 (1677-1751)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 110.1 x 25.5 cm (43 3/8 x 10 1/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
Japan
Date:
18th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
couplet  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
calligraphy  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Kurt A. Gitter in memory of Harold P. Stern
Accession Number:
F1978.11a-d
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Parrot on a branch

Artist:
Kusumoto Rin (1781-1850)  Search this
Medium:
Color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 94.9 x 32.4 cm (37 3/8 x 12 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
early to mid 19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
bird  Search this
tree  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
kakemono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of George Jackson Eder
Accession Number:
F1986.60a-c
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Scabbard fitting

Medium:
Cast bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 23.2 x 9.8 x 1.7 cm (9 1/8 x 3 7/8 x 11/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
Northeast China or Southeast Inner Mongolia
Date:
6th-5th century BCE
Topic:
casting  Search this
serpent  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F2001.14a-b
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Storage bag (shifuku) for tea-leaf storage jar

Medium:
Hemp with traces of synthetic indigo dye; silk cord
Dimensions:
H x W (a-bag): 52.5 × 57 cm (20 11/16 × 22 7/16 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th-early 20th century
Period:
Edo period or Meiji era
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F2016.20.12a-d
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Jar

Medium:
Stoneware with white slip and iron pigment under clear glaze and enamels over glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 31 × 33.6 cm (12 3/16 × 13 1/4 in)
Style:
Cizhou ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Yuzhou kilns, Henan province, China
Date:
14th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Cizhou ware  Search this
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.9a-b
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Fragments

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 8.6 x 8.1 cm (3 3/8 x 3 3/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 5th century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1919.5a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Blade

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 33.5 x 15.4 cm (13 3/16 x 6 1/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
China
Date:
11th century BCE
Period:
Shang or Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Shang dynasty (ca. 1600 - ca. 1050 BCE)  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1934.3a-c
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Axe

Medium:
Bronze with a wood stick.
Dimensions:
H x W: 29.7 x 12.3 cm (11 11/16 x 4 13/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
China
Date:
ca. 1050-771 BCE
Period:
Zhou dynasty
Topic:
animal  Search this
Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1934.6a-d
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Dagger-axe (ge) with geometric decoration

Medium:
Bronze with mother of pearl inlay
Dimensions:
H x W: 29.3 x 12.2 cm (11 9/16 x 4 13/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Weapon and Armament
Origin:
Henan province, China
Date:
ca. 1050-771 BCE
Period:
Western Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Western Zhou dynasty (ca. 1050 - 771 BCE)  Search this
inlay  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1934.8a-c
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Young woman with a puppet

Artist:
Tsukioka Settei 月岡雪鼎 (1710-1786)  Search this
Medium:
Ink, color, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 99.1 × 26.9 cm (39 × 10 9/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
18th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
woman  Search this
puppetry  Search this
Japan  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
kakemono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1961.25a-c
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"The Archery Contest", from Shotoku Taishi Eden (An Illustrated History of Prince Shotoku)

Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 64.3 x 127.8 cm (25 5/16 x 50 5/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
14th century
Period:
Kamakura period
Topic:
Kamakura period (1185 - 1333)  Search this
archery  Search this
Japan  Search this
bow  Search this
prince  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1962.6a-c
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Portrait of Fujiwara no Kamatari (614-669), accompanied by two sons

Medium:
Ink, color, and gold on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 84.9 × 38.5 cm (33 7/16 × 15 3/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
15th century
Period:
Muromachi period
Topic:
portrait  Search this
Muromachi period (1333 - 1573)  Search this
Shinto  Search this
Japan  Search this
kakemono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1965.1a-d
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Tally in the form of a tiger (fragment)

Medium:
Bronze with gilding
Dimensions:
H x W: 11.3 x 3.5 cm (4 7/16 x 1 3/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-220 CE
Period:
Han dynasty
Topic:
tiger  Search this
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
casting  Search this
inscription  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.481a-d
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Bottle

Medium:
Glazed clay
Dimensions:
H x W: 30.9 x 24.5 cm (12 3/16 x 9 5/8 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Syria
Date:
1st-2nd century
Topic:
Syria  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1905.247a-f
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The Story of the Beautiful
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Understanding Ancient Civilizations through Artifacts

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-04-12T21:13:53.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
Topic:
Education  Search this
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Curator Ann Yonemura on Hokusai

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2012-06-13T18:32:40.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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Yoga | The Art of Transformation

Creator:
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Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-09-20T16:23:41.000Z
YouTube Category:
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絵本と旅する:フリーア美術館×国文学研究資料館

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Type:
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Uploaded:
2021-03-26T02:00:00.000Z
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Meditation & Mindfulness: Four Mandala Vajravali Thangka

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Uploaded:
2020-09-07T14:00:00.000Z
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Luck and Fortune: Lunar New Year Food Traditions

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Type:
Conversations and talks
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Uploaded:
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