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Anne J. van Biema Papers
Creators:
Biema, Anne van
Dates:
1896-2003
Size:
6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A2004.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This collection contains correspondence to colleagues, friends, and family; research files; genealogical records of both Anne J. van Biema and her husband's families; and records pertaining to the Ukiyo-e Society of America. It includes photographs of the pieces in her collection, three framed pieces of artwork from her household, and …

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Charles Lang Freer Papers
Creators:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919
Dates:
1876-1931
Size:
131 Linear feet (29 architectural drawings)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The personal papers of Charles Lang Freer, the industrialist and art collector who founded the Freer Gallery of Art. The papers include correspondence, diaries, art inventories, scrapbooks of clippings on James McNeil Whistler and other press clippings, and photographs.

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Thomas Daniell Collection
Creators:
Daniell, Thomas, 1749-1840
Dates:
1803
Size:
1 Item (1 vol., ill., 77 x 59 cm.)
1 Item (pencil and ink wash on paper (73 x 46 cm.))
Collection ID:
FSA.A2001.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Collection consists of two items: 1. "Oriental Scenery, Vol. 5. Hindoo Excavations in the Mountain of Ellora, near Aurungabad, in the Decan." Atlas folio, 77 x 59 cm., bound in contemporary quarter roan over marbled boards, with 24 hand-colored aquatints by James Wales under the direction of Thomas Daniell and an engraved aquatint title page …

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Hughes French India Company School Drawings
Creators:
Hughes, Thomas L., Mr.
Dates:
[1840?]
Size:
32 Items (39 x 25 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1993.10
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

A series of watercolor pictures depicting Tamil men and women of various trades and castes. These ethnographic studies may have been rendered for a French official or merchant as identification aides by a local Indian artist in Pondicherry, as the area was under French control as part of the French …

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The People of India: A Series of Photographic Illustrations, with Descriptive Letterpress, of the Races and Tribes of Hindustan
Creators:
Watson, J. Forbes (John Forbes), 1827-1892.
Kaye, John William, Sir, 1814-1876
Dates:
1868
London, C. Whiting Beaufort House, Strand, 1868-1875
Size:
8 Items
Collection ID:
FSA.A1990.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Photographers represented include J.C.A. Dannenberg, R.H. DeMontmorency, E. Godfrey, W.W. Hooper, H.C. McDonald, J. Mulheran, G. Richter, Shepherd & Robertson (later as Bourne & Shepherd), B. Simpson, B.W. Switzer, H.C.B. Tanner, C.C. Taylor, and J. Waterhouse.

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Benjamin March Papers
Creators:
March, Benjamin, 1899-1934
Dates:
1923-1934
Size:
15 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1995.10
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Writer, curator, and professor Benjamin Franklin March Jr. (1899-1934) studied, lectured, and wrote in the United States and in China, and through his works gained respect as one of the foremost authorities on Chinese art during the 1920s and 1930s. His papers, dating from 1923 to 1934, document his professional and personal life in the United States and in China and include lecture notes and outlines; research notes; diaries; scrapbooks; and photographs.

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Mughal Garden Project Drawings and Photographs
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

These materials are related to the joint research project with the Smithsonian and the Pakistan Department of Archaeology entitled, "Garden, City, and Empire: The Historical Geography of Mughal Lahore." This project explored the spatial layout of garden sites and their geographic relationships with teh broader urban context. There are various …

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Ralph Redford Photographs
Creators:
Ralph Redford
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.4 Cubic feet (552 slides, Color, 35mm)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2015.11
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

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Linnaeus Tripe Photographs of India
Creators:
Tripe, Linnaeus
Dates:
circa 1856-1858
Size:
4 Prints (albumenized salt paper)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2017.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This collection consists of three photographs on 2 disaggregated album pages and 1 loose print: 1. Album page with two mounted salt prints showing Elliot marbles from Amaravati. Album page: 45 x 33 cm.; print 1: 16.7 x 19 cm; print 2: 19.7 x 19 cm. 2. Album page with one mounted albumenized salt print showing Elliot marble stupa relief from Amaravati …

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Linnaeus Tripe photographs
Creators:
Tripe, Linnaeus
Dates:
circa 1856-1858
Size:
3 Prints (albumenized salt paper, images 25 x 37 cm. or smaller, mounted 44 x 57 or smaller.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2001.10
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This collection consists of three photographs: I. Albumenized salt print from wet collodion negative, 22 x 28 cm., circa 1858, on original mount, 33 x 45 cm. Depicts a piece of sculpture from the Great Stupa at Amaravati; these sculptures were then known as the Elliot marbles. II. Albumenized salt print from wet collodion negative …

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