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Garment hook

Medium:
Shell
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.1 × 1.5 × 2.2 cm (3 3/16 × 9/16 × 7/8 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
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
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1915.232
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Garment hook

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H (overall): 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in)
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
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
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1915.229
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Maharana Raj Singh I observing an elephant fight

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 47 × 52.1 cm (18 1/2 × 20 1/2 in)
H x W (framed): 92.7 × 71.1 cm (36 1/2 × 28 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Mewar, Rajasthan state, India
Date:
ca. 1670-1675
Topic:
elephant  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.57
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Hokusai as an old man

Medium:
Woodblock print: ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 54 x 25.5 cm (21 1/4 x 10 1/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1760-1849
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
self portrait  Search this
Japan  Search this
elder  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.282
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Disk (bi 璧)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 16.9 x 1.6 cm (6 5/8 x 5/8 in)
Diam (hole): 4.3 cm (1 11/16 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 3300-2250 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1914.66a-b
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Freer Gallery 19: Afterlife: Ancient Chinese Jades
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Bracelet with animal heads

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 1.3 x 9.9 cm (1/2 x 3 7/8 in)
Diam (hole): 6.1 cm (2 7/16 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 3300-2250 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.141a-b
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CC0
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Disk (bi 璧) with incised glyph (fragment)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 17.5 x 1.4 cm (6 7/8 x 9/16 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 3300-2250 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
inscription  Search this
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1919.58a-c
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CC0
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Terminal chock from a chariot

Medium:
Bronze with gold and silver inlay
Dimensions:
H x W: 7.9 x 25.6 cm (3 1/8 x 10 1/16 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
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
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1932.15a-b
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Terminal chock from a chariot

Medium:
Bronze with gold and silver inlay
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 25.6 x 4.3 x 7.7 cm (10 1/16 x 1 11/16 x 3 1/16 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
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
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1932.16a-b
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Raja Mandhata as a musical mode

Medium:
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 17.5 × 17.7 cm (6 7/8 × 7 in)
H x W (sheet): 21.3 × 20.7 cm (8 3/8 × 8 1/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Nurpur, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1690
Topic:
portrait  Search this
bird  Search this
man  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F2017.13.3
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The poet Sundar Das before Emperor Shah Jahan, folio from a Sundar Shringar

Artist:
Attributed to Nainsukh (active ca. 1710-1778)  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 14.7 × 23.6 cm (5 13/16 × 9 5/16 in)
H x W (sheet): 19.5 × 28.6 cm (7 11/16 × 11 1/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Guler, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1750-1760
Topic:
portrait  Search this
poet  Search this
India  Search this
ruler  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F2017.13.4
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Sadashiva worshipped by Parvati

Artist:
Attributed to Devidasa (Indian, active 1690-1695)  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor, gold, and applied beetle wing on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 19.1 × 18.4 cm (7 1/2 × 7 1/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Nurpur, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1690
Topic:
Parvati  Search this
Shiva  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.1
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.1

Lakshmana at the hermitage, folio from a Ramayana

Medium:
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 18.4 × 29.2 cm (7 1/4 × 11 1/2 in)
H x W (overall): 21.6 × 32.1 cm (8 1/2 × 12 5/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Kulu or Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1690-1710
Topic:
tiger  Search this
water buffalo  Search this
Ramayana  Search this
India  Search this
Lakshmana  Search this
ashram  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.10
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.10

Kaccheli Ragini, from a Ragamala

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 16.2 × 15.5 cm (6 3/8 × 6 1/8 in)
H x W (overall): 21 × 21 cm (8 1/4 × 8 1/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Bahu or Jammu, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1710
Topic:
sheep  Search this
ragamala  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.11
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A Green-winged Teal

Medium:
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 30.5 × 22.9 cm (12 × 9 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Chamba, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1730
Topic:
duck  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.12
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Shiva and Parvati on a tiger skin: Anakūl Nayaka folio from a Rasamanjari

Artist:
Attributed to Golu, son of Devidasa  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 16.9 × 27.3 cm (6 5/8 × 10 3/4 in)
H x W (overall): 21.3 × 31.7 cm (8 3/8 × 12 1/2 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Nurpur, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1710 - ca. 1715
Topic:
tiger  Search this
Parvati  Search this
Shiva  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.13
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A forlorn lover, fragment from a Rasamanjari

Artist:
Attributed to the workshop of Golu, son of Devidasa  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 16.9 × 12.1 cm (6 5/8 × 4 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Nurpur, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1710-ca. 1715
Topic:
woman  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.14
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A lady on a terrace with hookah and falcon

Artist:
Attributed to a follower of Har Jaimal (active late 18th century)  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 23.5 × 15.9 cm (9 1/4 × 6 1/4 in)
H x W (miniature): 19.1 × 12.1 cm (7 1/2 × 4 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
India
Date:
20th century
Topic:
falcon  Search this
woman  Search this
India  Search this
hookah  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.15
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.15

Rukmini elopes with Krishna, folio from a Bhagavata Purana

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 18.8 × 27.9 cm (7 3/8 × 11 in)
H x W (overall): 20 × 29.2 cm (7 7/8 × 11 1/2 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Garhwal, Uttarakhand state, India
Date:
ca. 1780
Topic:
Devi  Search this
Krishna  Search this
temple  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Rukmini  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.16
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.16

Jarasandha’s army advances toward Krishna and Balarama, folio from a Mahabharata

Artist:
Attributed to Purkhu (active ca. 1780-ca. 1820)  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 32.7 × 43.4 cm (12 7/8 × 17 1/16 in)
H x W (overall): 36.8 × 48.1 cm (14 1/2 × 18 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Kangra, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1800-1815
Topic:
Krishna  Search this
battle  Search this
Mahabharata  Search this
India  Search this
Balarama  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
soldier  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.17
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