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Creators:
Milton S. Eisenhower Library
Dates:
ca. 1900 - ca. 1920
Size:
255 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
FSA.A1989.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The photographs document prehistoric through fifth century A.D. architecture in India, Java, and Burma (now Myanmar), including religious and secular structures and engineered works. There are also landscapes showing the sites of early structures in Kashmir. Structures shown include bridges, Buddhist temples (with sculptures), dwellings (such as ca...

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1903-1947
1899-1962
Level:
series
Size:
1562 drawings (visual works) (various dimensions)
70 Maps (various dimensions)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The abbreviations used in captions of published drawings are: IAE -- Iran in the Ancient East, Herzfeld AMI -- Archaeologische Mitteilungen aus Iran, Herzfeld Corpus -- Materiaux pour un Corpus Inscriptionum Arabicarum. Part II, Tome II (Aleppo), Herzfeld ID -- Iranische Denkmä, Lieferung 3/4 Niphauanda, Herzfeld SA-I -- Ars Islamica, IX, "D...

Drawings D-405 through D-485 (water-colors) are mounted on mats numbered PI.XXXIII through PI.LXI. They were apparently prepared for some publication not yet located. Other water-colors have similar notations. The large numbers, such as No.3445, apparently refer to a catalogue or inventory, not located.

- Approximately 1,562 drawings and plans that reflect Herzfeld's fine draftmanship and architectural training , with observations on topography, landscape, archaeological remains, architecture, and artifacts. Renderings are in pencil, ink, and watercolor. The published and unpublished drawings reveal Herzfeld's working methodology, in which he ofte...

- Approximately 70 maps dating from 1899 to the 1930s, including original maps prepared by Herzfeld, Karl Bergner or Friedrich Krefter, as well as various maps from German archaeologists such as Moritz Sobernheim and Max Freiherr von Oppenheim.

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Dates:
1905-1934
Level:
file
Size:
1 Drawing (29.6 cm. x 23.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Kuhistan (Iran) and Isfahan (Iran): Stone Doors [drawing]

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Dates:
1905-1934
Level:
file
Size:
1 Drawing (29.7 cm. x 23.6 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Original caption on verso reads, "Damascus, Rukniya. Isfahan, bath. Brussa, Yilderim Bayazid."

Isfahan (Iran), Brussa (Turkey), Damascus (Syria): Three Truncated Cone Capitals [drawing]

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Creators:
Hare, Raymond A.
Dates:
1930s -1960s
Size:
6 Linear feet (2300 photographs)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1989.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Ambassador Raymond A. Hare (1901-1994) created this collection to document the architecture, cities, and landscapes of the Middle East, including Afghanistan, Egypt, Greece, Iraq, Jordan, Israel and Palestine, Iran, Syria, Turkey, and Yemen.A photograph album of 90 silver-gelatin photographs depicts minarets in Cairo, Egypt, with annotations in Arabic and English describing the date and title of each minaret. Two portfolios of photographs presented to Ambassador Hare in 1965 by the senior staff of the U.S. Agency for International Development Mission to Turkey to commemorate his service as Ambassador to Turkey from 1961-1965. Included are 52 matted photographs, many signed by the photographer Ara Guler and dated and captioned, documenting the art and architecture of the Seljuks and the Armenians at the Armenian center of Ani. The slides, 1930s - 1960s, created by Hare document Islamic architecture and people and place views of North Africa, Turkey, Egypt, and Syria.

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Dates:
1905-1934
Level:
file
Size:
1 Drawing (29.4 cm. x 22.4 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Original caption on verso reads, "Qumm. Sabzawar. Karbala. Taq-i Bustan."

Taq-i Bustan (Iran), Sabzawar (Iran), Qum (Iran), and Karbala (Iraq): Four Examples of Column Capitals [drawing]

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Creators:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919
Dates:
1873-1930
Level:
series
Size:
11 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Photographs collected by Charles Lang Freer during his lifetime, including portraits, art objects, and travels to countries including China, India, Sri Lanka, Egypt, Japan, and Syria. Many of the photos depict temples, mosques, castles, landscapes, and people, with a special focus on architecture. Also includes photographs of memorial ceremonies to...

Series 12: Charles Lang Freer, Collected Photographs

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Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
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