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Creators:
Muḥaṣṣiṣ, Ardashīr, 1938-2008
Dates:
1981-1985, undated
Size:
1.8 Cubic feet (Two tall legal size flip top boxes, one 30 in. x 21 in. oversize folder)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2019.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Drawings and lithographs by Ardeshir Mohasses. All dated materials are from the early 1980s, after he decided to permanently reside and work in New York City. Subjects include commentary on and satire of the Iranian political situation, but also animal figures and street scenes.

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Creators:
Koke, Robert A., d. 1996
Koke, Louise G. (Louise Garrett)
Dates:
1933-1992
bulk 1935-1949
Size:
2.4 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A2019.05
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The personal papers of Robert "Bob" and Louise Koke consist of 2.4 cubic feet and document the couple's years traveling and living in Asia before, during, and after World War II. The bulk of the material is from 1935 through 1949 and consists of correspondence, a travel diary, financial documents, and photographs. The papers concern their initial travels through Asia, their time running a hotel in Bali, Bob's military service in Sri Lanka and India during World War II, and their experiences in Shanghai after the war and before the Communist takeover of China, with a small number additional materials from the period following their return to the United States.

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Creators:
Lippe, Aschwin, 1914-1988
Dates:
1930 - 1988
Size:
36 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A2012.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Aschwin Lippe was a research fellow and later curator in the Department of Far Eastern Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. The collection includes his early research and writings on East Asian art, particularly Chinese paintings. It has substantial material on his involvement in selecting the paintings and writing the catalog for the 1961 Chinese Art Treasures Exhibition. He later shifted his research focus to medieval Indian sculpture. The collection includes journals kept during several years of field research in India as well as his extensive photo-documentation of Indian temples and religious sculpture.

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Creators:
Scowen & Co.
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Prints
Collection ID:
FSA.A2017.09
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Four 19th/early 20th century prints: 1 unmounted gelatin silver rural scene in Peshawar by R.B. Holmes. 23.8 x 29.3 cm.; 1 unmounted gelatin silver scene of Afghan men by R.B. Holmes. 23.8 x 29.3 cm.18.6 x 14.3 cm.; 1 unmounted albumen print of 2 Sri Lankan young men with fruit by Scowen Studio. 21.4 x 27.8 cm.; 1 umounted albumen print of Japanese...

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Creators:
Dayal, Lala Deen
Dates:
late 19th century
Size:
1 Albumen print (albumen print, 13.2 x 20.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2015.24
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Distant view of elephants.

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Platt, Charles A. (Charles Adams), 1861-1933
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
FSA.A2015.26
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Various blue prints by Charles A. Platt created for the construction of the Freer Gallery of Art. Platt designed the building. Drawings and blue prints range from elevations of the entire building down to cases for exhibitions.

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Creators:
Kurkdjian Studio
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Prints (albumen, unmounted)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2017.08
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Three 19th/early 20th century prints: 1 umounted albumen print of a rural cave scene of Indonesia by Ohannes Kurkdjian. 22 x 29.2 cm.; 1 umounted albumen print of an urban street scene in Indonesia by Ohannes Kurkdjian. 20.2 x 26.7 cm.; 1 albumen studio portrait of an Indonesian woman by an unknown photographer. 21.8 x 17.6 cm.

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Creators:
Suzuki, Shin'ichi, I, 1835-1918 (Photographer)
Dates:
circa 1872
Collection ID:
FSA.A2015.25
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

An uncut sheet of cartes de visite by Yokohama photographer Suzuki Shinichi I (1835-1918) showing scenes of Japanese life. Most are from the famous series taken on a veranda in the early 1870s for the periodical "The Far East.."

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Creators:
Bonfils, Félix, 1831-1885
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Albumen prints (unmounted)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2017.07
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Four 19th century prints: 1 unmounted albumen print of the Great Pyramid entrance by Maison Bonfils. 28 x 21.5 cm.; 1 albumen print of Egyptian fruit sellers by the Zangaki Brothers, mounted on paper. 27 x 21 cm.; 1 unmounted albumen print of a Damascus fountain by Tancrède Dumas. 28.5 x 22.9 cm.; 1 albumen print of Karnak by Felix Bonfils, mounted...

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Creators:
Unknown
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Items (albumen prints mounted on paper backing, 19.5 x 91 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2016.12
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

4 albumen prints of a portion of the Aden, the capital city of Yemen. This appears to be taken at the Crater (Seera) District southeast of the port, with the Shamsan Mountains in the background. Prints were likely cropped from their original dimensions.

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