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Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 2: Sketchbooks; Subseries 2.01: Persia, 1923: Sketchbook 01

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
Sketchbook : 1 volume (28 pages) ; 12.8 cm. x 25.7 cm
Type:
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Sketches
Place:
Asia
Iraq
Iran
Bisutun Site (Iran)
Fīrūzābād (Iran)
Hamadān (Iran)
Paikuli (Iraq)
Ray (Iran)
Tāq-e Bostān Site (Iran)
Sarpol-e Zahab (Iran)
Date:
1923
Topic:
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Animals in art  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Cuneiform inscriptions  Search this
Cuneiform inscriptions, Akkadian  Search this
Decoration and ornament  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
Inscriptions  Search this
Inscriptions, Arabic  Search this
Inscriptions, Greek  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Relief (Sculpture)  Search this
Religious buildings  Search this
Sassanids  Search this
Stucco  Search this
Textile design  Search this
Local number:
Ernst Herzfeld Papers; SK-1
FSA A.06 02.01.01
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Ernst Herzfeld Papers 1899-1962
Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 2: Sketchbooks 1923-1931
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363204

Shifting Terrain: Mapping a Transnational American Art History (Saturday, October 17 - Session 5)

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-10-17T19:01:43.000Z
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
americanartmuseum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_srWbk8o0Fjs

Tehran (Iran): Maydan-i Mashq (Shooting Range): Ice Cream Vendor [graphic]

Creator:
Sevruguin, Antoin -1933  Search this
Uniform title:
Early Photography of Iran  Search this
Subject:
Sevruguin, Antoin -1933  Search this
Smith, Myron Bement 1897-1970  Search this
Islamic Archives  Search this
Physical description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 24 cm. x 18 cm
Type:
Gelatin silver prints
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Iran
Tehran (Iran)
Date:
1880s-1930
Topic:
Clothing and dress  Search this
Headgear  Search this
Street vendors  Search this
Local number:
[18(A2)]
FSA A.4 2.12.Sm.01
Restrictions & Rights:
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Myron Bement Smith collection 1899-1962
Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.12: Antoin Sevruguin Photographs
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_308604

Charles Lang Freer's own photographs taken at Longmen, 1910

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang 1856-1919  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
17 gelatin silver photographic prints 14 x 8.5 cm. each
Type:
Photographs
Place:
China
Date:
1910
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Temples  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.01 12.05FP
Restrictions & Rights:
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Charles Lang Freer Papers, Collected Photographs 1876-1931
Charles Lang Freer Papers 1856-1919
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_381399

Record of Charles Lang Freer's loan of art objects to an exhibition at the National Museum, Smithsonian Institution. 1912

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang 1856-1919  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
16 documents including 1 printed catalog and one handwritten notebook
Type:
Exhibition records
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1912
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art, Chinese  Search this
Art, Japanese  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Painting  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.01 07.16
Restrictions & Rights:
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Charles Lang Freer Papers 1856-1919
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380504

Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 1: Travel Journals; Diary of Expedition From Samarra (iraq) to Asadabad (Hamadan, Iran), 1913

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
Diary : 1 volume (57 pages) ; 25.8 cm. x 21.3 cm
Type:
Diaries
Notebooks
Place:
Iraq, Salah ad-Din, Samarra
Asia
Iraq
Iran
Hamadān (Iran)
Sāmarrā' (Iraq)
Date:
1913
Topic:
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
Local number:
Ernst Herzfeld Papers, S-10
FSA A.6 01.08
FSA A.06 07.10
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ernst Herzfeld Papers 1899-1962
Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 7: Records of Samarra Expeditions 1906-1945
Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 1: Travel Journals 1905-1928
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_288665

Excavation of Samarra (Iraq): Drawings of Architectural Details from Various Excavated Sites

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Physical description:
Drawings : 1 item (15 leaves) ; 29.9 cm. x 22.7 cm
Type:
Drawings
Place:
Iraq, Salah ad-Din, Samarra
Asia
Iraq
Mesopotamia
Sāmarrā' (Iraq)
Date:
1911-1913
Topic:
Abbasids  Search this
Architectural drawing  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Religious buildings  Search this
Local number:
S-31
FSA A.06 07.31.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
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Ernst Herzfeld Papers 1899-1962
Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 7: Records of Samarra Expeditions 1906-1945
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_289241

Record of Charles Lang Freer's purchase of Chinese art objects from Yamanaka & Company, New York. March 6, 1914

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang 1856-1919  Search this
Yamanaka, Sadajiro  Search this
Yamanaka & Company  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
Thirteen sheets
Type:
Vouchers
Place:
China
Date:
1914
March 6, 1914
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Jade  Search this
Textile  Search this
Lacquerware  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Art, Chinese  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.01 06.5.2.1914.04.01
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
See more items in:
Charles Lang Freer Papers, Purchase Records
Charles Lang Freer Papers 1856-1919
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_381311
Additional Online Media:

Footage of the Falks' travel in Asia, reel 2, 1937

Creator:
Falk, Johnny 1906-1992  Search this
Falk, Pauline  Search this
Subject:
Baerwald, Paul 1871-1961  Search this
Pan American World Airways, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
Silent color and black and white 16mm, 14 minutes length
Type:
Home movies
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
China
Shanghai (China)
Beijing (China)
Date:
1937
Topic:
Art, Asian--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Local number:
FSA A2002.03 4.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
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Pauline B. and Myron S. Falk, Jr. Papers 1904-1998
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_382949

Footage of the Falks' travel in Asia, reel 4, 1937

Creator:
Falk, Johnny 1906-1992  Search this
Falk, Pauline  Search this
Subject:
Baerwald, Paul 1871-1961  Search this
Physical description:
Silent color and black and white 16mm, 12 minutes length.
Type:
Home movies
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
China
Korea
Japan
Date:
1937
Topic:
Art, Asian--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Local number:
FSA A2002.03 4.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
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Pauline B. and Myron S. Falk, Jr. Papers 1904-1998
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_382951

Nasir al-Din Shah Sitting on the Lower Step of Takht-i Tavoos (Peacock Throne), in the Talar-i Takht (Throne Room) at Kakh-i Gulistan (Gulistan Palace Complex), Tehran (Iran) [graphic]

Creator:
Sevruguin, Antoin -1933  Search this
Uniform title:
Early Photography of Iran  Search this
Subject:
Sevruguin, Antoin -1933  Search this
Nāsir al-Dīn Shāh Shah of Iran 1831-1896  Search this
Kākh-i Gulistān (Tehran, Iran)  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print : b&w ; 15.5 cm. x 20.7 cm
Type:
Albumen prints
Photographic prints
Place:
Asia
Iran
Tehran (Iran)
Date:
1885-1896
Topic:
Clothing and dress  Search this
Headgear  Search this
Palaces  Search this
Portrait photography  Search this
Royalty (Nobility)  Search this
Thrones  Search this
Local number:
A.5-11
B-1
FSA A.15 01
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
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Jay Bisno Collection of Sevruguin Photographs 1969-1985
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_307915

Record of Charles Lang Freer's purchase of one small Chinese bronze incense burner and one collection of ancient jade from Lai Yuan & Company. February 15, 1916

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang 1856-1919  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
17 sheets
Type:
Vouchers
Place:
China
Date:
1916
February 15, 1916
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Jade  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.01 06.5.2.1916.02.09
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
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Charles Lang Freer Papers, Purchase Records
Charles Lang Freer Papers 1856-1919
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_379358

Record of Charles Lang Freer's purchase of 15 Chinese paintings from the Pang Laichen Collection. December, 1916

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang 1856-1919  Search this
Subject:
Pang Yuanji 1864-1949  Search this
Yue, Seaouke  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
13 sheets
Type:
Vouchers
Place:
Shanghai (China)
Date:
1916
December, 1916
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Painting  Search this
Art, Chinese  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.01 06.5.2.1916.12.08
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
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Charles Lang Freer Papers, Purchase Records
Charles Lang Freer Papers 1856-1919
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_381917
Additional Online Media:

Tehran (Iran): View from the Top of Darvaza Dawlat (Dawlat City Gate) [graphic]

Creator:
Sevruguin, Antoin -1933  Search this
Uniform title:
Early Photography of Iran  Search this
Subject:
Sevruguin, Antoin -1933  Search this
Smith, Myron Bement 1897-1970  Search this
Islamic Archives  Search this
Physical description:
1 glass negative : b&w ; 23.7 cm. x 17.8 cm
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Asia
Iran
Tehran (Iran)
Date:
1880-1930
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.4 2.12.GN.31.04
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
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Myron Bement Smith collection 1899-1962
Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.12: Antoin Sevruguin Photographs
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_309451

Tehran (Iran): Kakh-i Gulistan (Gulistan Palace Complex): Nadir Throne [graphic]

Creator:
Sevruguin, Antoin -1933  Search this
Uniform title:
Early Photography of Iran  Search this
Subject:
Sevruguin, Antoin -1933  Search this
Smith, Myron Bement 1897-1970  Search this
Islamic Archives  Search this
Kākh-i Gulistān (Tehran, Iran)  Search this
Physical description:
1 glass negative : b&w ; 23.7 cm. x 17.7 cm
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Asia
Iran
Tehran (Iran)
Date:
1880-1930
Topic:
Palaces  Search this
Royalty (Nobility)  Search this
Thrones  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.4 2.12.GN.33.08
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
See more items in:
Myron Bement Smith collection 1899-1962
Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.12: Antoin Sevruguin Photographs
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_309495

Record of Charles Lang Freer's purchase of 23 pieces of Chinese jade and 22 paintings from K.T. Wong. February 1, 1918

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang 1856-1919  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
15 sheets
Type:
Vouchers
Place:
China
Date:
1918
February 1, 1918
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Art, Chinese  Search this
Jade  Search this
Painting  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.01 06.5.2.1918.02.02
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
See more items in:
Charles Lang Freer Papers, Purchase Records
Charles Lang Freer Papers 1856-1919
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_379381
Additional Online Media:

Tehran (Iran), Kakh-i Gulistan (Gulistan Palace Complex), Talar-i Takht (Throne Room): Nasir Al-Din Shah Sitting on the Lower Step of Takht-I Tavoos or the Peacock Throne [graphic]

Creator:
Sevruguin, Antoin -1933  Search this
Uniform title:
Early Photography of Iran  Search this
Subject:
Sevruguin, Antoin -1933  Search this
Smith, Myron Bement 1897-1970  Search this
Nāsir al-Dīn Shāh Shah of Iran 1831-1896  Search this
Islamic Archives  Search this
Kākh-i Gulistān (Tehran, Iran)  Search this
Physical description:
1 glass negative : b&w ; 18 cm. x 23.8 cm
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Asia
Iran
Tehran (Iran)
Date:
1902-1905
Topic:
Clothing and dress  Search this
Headgear  Search this
Palaces  Search this
Portrait photography  Search this
Royalty (Nobility)  Search this
Thrones  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.4 2.12.GN.31.01
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
See more items in:
Myron Bement Smith collection 1899-1962
Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.12: Antoin Sevruguin Photographs
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_309448

Photographs of Japan undated

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang 1856-1919  Search this
Holmes, Burton ?  Search this
Subject:
Freer, Charles Lang 1856-1919  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Physical description:
1.5 linear feet
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Kyoto (Japan)
Nara (Japan)
Japan
Date:
1876
1876-1919
undated
Topic:
Art, Asian--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.01 12.09
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
See more items in:
Charles Lang Freer Papers, Collected Photographs 1876-1931
Charles Lang Freer Papers 1856-1919
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_290163

Photographs of Sri Lanka collected by Charles Freer in 1907, undated

Creator:
Skeen and Company  Search this
Scowen & Co  Search this
Subject:
Freer, Charles Lang 1856-1919  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Physical description:
62 unmounted albumen prints
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Sri Lanka
Date:
1876
1876-1907
undated
Topic:
Art, Asian--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art, American--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Local number:
FSA A.01 12.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
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Charles Lang Freer Papers, Collected Photographs 1876-1931
Charles Lang Freer Papers 1856-1919
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_290154

Excavation of Samarra (Iraq): Small Finds Journal

Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Subject:
Herzfeld, Ernst 1879-1948  Search this
Kaiser-Friedrich-Museum  Search this
Physical description:
Notebook: 1 volume (27 pages) ; 22.5 cm. x 12 cm
Type:
Journals (accounts)
Notebooks
Place:
Iraq, Salah ad-Din, Samarra
Asia
Iraq
Mesopotamia
Sāmarrā' (Iraq)
Date:
1910-1913
Topic:
Abbasids  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Art of the Islamic World  Search this
Decoration and ornament  Search this
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
History  Search this
Local number:
S-4
FSA A.06 07.04.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
See more items in:
Ernst Herzfeld Papers 1899-1962
Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 7: Records of Samarra Expeditions 1906-1945
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_288118

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