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Tea and Conversation: Tracing the Life Histories of Objects

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-05-09T15:42:59.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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Reliquary with Stupa-Shaped Top

Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 20.2 × 18.6 cm (7 15/16 × 7 5/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
7th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
incising  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1914.86a-b
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CC0
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Head and bust of a Luohan (Arhat), fragment

Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 56.3 x 33.3 x 23.9 cm (22 3/16 x 13 1/8 x 9 7/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
1368-1644
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
casting  Search this
Arhat  Search this
Luohan  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1913.78
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Head and bust of a Luohan (Arhat), fragment

Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 54.8 x 44.7 x 23.4 cm (21 9/16 x 17 5/8 x 9 3/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
1368-1644
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
casting  Search this
Arhat  Search this
Luohan  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1913.79
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Two girls under umbrella in snowstorm

Artist:
Style of Kitagawa Utamaro 伝喜多川歌麿  Search this
Medium:
Color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 94.7 × 39.1 cm (37 5/16 × 15 3/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
early to late 19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
snow  Search this
Japan  Search this
umbrella  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
kakemono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
girl  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1898.60
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CC0
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General: Auction of Sabato Screen from Japanese Embassy

Collection Creator:
Junkin, Hattie Meyers, 1896-1985  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1953
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
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Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Matsukaze and Murasame

Artist:
Kawamata Tsunemasa 川又常正 (fl. 1716-1748)  Search this
Medium:
Full color and slight gold on silk panel
Dimensions:
H x W: 184.2 x 44.7 cm (72 1/2 x 17 5/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
18th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
tree  Search this
pine tree  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
woman  Search this
Japan  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
kakemono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
seascape  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1903.74
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CC0
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Eight Views of the Xiao and Xiang Rivers

Artist:
Unkoku Toeki, 1591-1644 雲谷等益  Search this
Medium:
Ink and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 178.3 x 375.5 cm (70 3/16 x 147 13/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
late 16th or early 17th century
Period:
Momoyama or Edo period
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Muromachi period (1333 - 1573)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.354
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Charles Lang Freer selected papers, 1876-1931

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Subject:
Whistler, James McNeill  Search this
Bacher, Otto H. (Otto Henry)  Search this
Berenson, Bernard  Search this
Bing, Siegfried  Search this
Binyon, Laurence  Search this
Bixby, William K. (William Keeney)  Search this
Bosch-Reitz, Sigisbert Chretien  Search this
Caffin, Charles Henry  Search this
Campbell, Colin, Lord  Search this
Campbell, Colin, Lady  Search this
Chase, William Merritt  Search this
Church, Frederick S. (Frederick Stuart)  Search this
Churchill, Alfred Vance  Search this
Canfield, Richard A. (Richard Albert)  Search this
Coburn, Alvin Langdon  Search this
Dewing, Thomas Wilmer  Search this
Dow, Arthur W. (Arthur Wesley)  Search this
Fenollosa, Ernest Francisco  Search this
Gallatin, A. E. (Albert Eugene)  Search this
Gellatly, John  Search this
Gookin, Frederick William  Search this
Hartmann, Sadakichi  Search this
Hecker, Frank J. (Frank Joseph)  Search this
Kelekian, Dikran  Search this
Laufer, Berthold  Search this
McCormick, Frederick  Search this
Matsuki, Bunkio  Search this
Melchers, Gari  Search this
Meyer, Agnes Elizabeth Ernst  Search this
Meyer, Eugene  Search this
Moore, Charles  Search this
Nomura, Yozo  Search this
Philip, Rosalind Birnie  Search this
Reid, Alexander  Search this
Rhoades, Katharine N.  Search this
Platt, Charles A. (Charles Adams)  Search this
Roosevelt, Theodore  Search this
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus  Search this
Steichen, Edward  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred  Search this
Thayer, Abbott Handerson  Search this
Tryon, Dwight William  Search this
Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle)  Search this
Warring, Joseph Stephens  Search this
Way, Thomas R. (Thomas Robert)  Search this
Whistler, Beatrix Philip Godwin  Search this
Wong, K. T.  Search this
Yue, Seaouke  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
M. Knoedler & Co.  Search this
Yamanaka & Company  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art, American -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Art Market  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11003
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214908
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Theme:
Diaries
Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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One of a set of bells (bo) with felines and dragons

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 20.5 x 12.8 x 10.4 cm (8 1/16 x 5 1/16 x 4 1/8 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Musical Instrument
Origin:
Houma foundry, Shanxi province, China
Date:
ca. 550-500 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
casting  Search this
Spring and Autumn period (770 - 476 BCE)  Search this
cat  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.282
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CC0
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Vase of bottle shape with "garlic" mouth

Medium:
Porcelain with enamels over clear, colorless glaze; ivory stand
Dimensions:
H x W: 17.2 x 9.5 cm (6 3/4 x 3 3/4 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
1736-1795, or possibly early 20th century
Period:
Qing dynasty or possibly modern
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Jingdezhen ware  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
Qianlong reign (1736 - 1796)  Search this
Qianlong reign (1736 - 1796)  Search this
woman  Search this
poem  Search this
pomegranate  Search this
China  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
falangcai  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1954.127a-e
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Foliated mirror with felines and birds

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 19.3 x 1.4 cm (7 5/8 x 9/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Mirror
Origin:
China
Date:
8th century
Period:
Middle Tang dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
casting  Search this
cat  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1944.4
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Mirror with birds, animals, and grapes

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 21.3 x 1.9 cm (8 3/8 x 3/4 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Mirror
Origin:
China
Date:
late 7th-8th century
Period:
Early Tang dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
lion  Search this
horse  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
casting  Search this
frog  Search this
grape  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1944.5
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Square mirror with floral medallion, plant sprays, birds, and insects

Medium:
Cast bronze, gold and silver sheets with chased decoration, and lacquer
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 15.9 x 15.9 x 1.1 cm (6 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 7/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Mirror
Origin:
China
Date:
8th century
Period:
Middle Tang dynasty
Topic:
phoenix  Search this
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
inlay  Search this
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
pingtuo  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1944.8
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On View:
Freer Gallery 16: Center of the World: China and the Silk Road
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Mirror with Queen Mother of the West (Xiwangmu) and Duke Father of the East (Dongwanggong)

Medium:
Iron with gold sheet and traces of silk
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1.8 x 16.6 x 16.6 cm (11/16 x 6 9/16 x 6 9/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Mirror
Origin:
China
Date:
25-220
Period:
Eastern Han dynasty
Topic:
Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE)  Search this
Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220)  Search this
inlay  Search this
casting  Search this
Queen Mother of the West  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
repousse  Search this
Duke Father of the East  Search this
metal-cutting  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1946.7
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Pendant in the form of a disk (yuan) with raised knobs

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 12.4 x 0.6 cm (4 7/8 x 1/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Probably Jincun, Henan province, China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Late 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:
F1948.12
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Garment hook (daigou)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 13.2 x 1.8 x 2.3 cm (5 3/16 x 11/16 x 7/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
4th-3rd century BCE
Period:
Late Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
dragon  Search this
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
incising  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1948.13
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Seated Buddha with figures

Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 18.5 x 12.4 x 9.5 cm (7 5/16 x 4 7/8 x 3 3/4 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
possibly 386-535
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
relief seal  Search this
inscription  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
Northern Wei dynasty (386 - 534)  Search this
lotus  Search this
China  Search this
halo  Search this
abhaya mudra  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1910.12
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Circular plaque with Buddhist trinity on obverse and brief inscription on reverse

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 17.8 x 17 x 1.4 cm (7 x 6 11/16 x 9/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
Dated 500 CE
Period:
Period of Division
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Period of Division (220 - 589)  Search this
forgery  Search this
China  Search this
lettering  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1910.13
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Tomb model of a watch dog

Medium:
Earthenware with copper-green lead-silicate glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 19.8 x 21 cm (7 13/16 x 8 1/4 in)
Type:
Ceramic
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
early 1st-early 3rd century
Period:
Eastern Han dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220)  Search this
funerary  Search this
dog  Search this
China  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1910.14
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