Peter Ferdinand Drucker Photographs

Summary
Collection ID:
FSA.A.09
Creators:
Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005
Dates:
1970-
Physical Description:
234 Items
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Photographs created to document the Sanso Collection, a private growing collection of Japanese paintings acquired since the late 1950s by collectors and co-trustees Doris and Peter F. Drucker. The works, dating from the 14th to the 19th century, include masterworks from the Kamakura period, Suiboku paintings of the Muromachi and Momoyama periods. Zenga paintings from the Edo period, and paintings by masters of the nanga or literati school. Each photograph is captioned with artist, date, description, medium, mount format, dimensions, and an assigned number.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Arranged by assigned number

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Peter Ferdinand Drucker, 1909 - , author, management consultant, and educator; economist at the London Banking House (1933-1937); an American advisor to British banks (1937-1942); a consultant to major American business (1940 - ); a professor of philosophy and politics at Bennington College (1942-1949); a professor of management at New York University (1950-1972); and a lecturer at the Department of Art at Pomona College in California (1979-1985). Additionally and author of management textbooks; producer of film series; and recipient of numerous awards and honorary degrees.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Peter F. Drucker donated the Peter Ferdinand Drucker Photographs to the Archives in 1991.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
FSA A.09

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Citation
Peter Ferdinand Drucker Photographs. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Peter F. Drucker, 1991

Custodial History
Custodial History
Gift of Peter F. Drucker, 1991.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painting, Japanese -- Kamakura-Momoyama, 1185-1600 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painting, Japanese -- Edo period, 1600-1868 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
USA -- California -- Claremont Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drucker, Doris Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
Washington, D.C. 20013
AVRreference@si.edu
https://www.freersackler.si.edu/research/archives/