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Platt Drawings & Blue Prints
Creators:
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.

Robert J. Del Bonta Collection
Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Dates:
undated
Size:
6 Linear feet (Prints, books and stereographs)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2014.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Works from the encyclopedic collection of Dr. Robert J. Del Bontà. Comprised of prints and published volumes from a range of European and North American sources dating from the 16th through 20th centuries, primarily illustrating the visual reception of Indian visual culture through scholarly and popular press. By tracing how these images …

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Veronika Soul Collection
Creators:
Soul, Veronika
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Boxes
Collection ID:
FSA.A2013.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Collection contains various albums, graphics and photographs, primarily of Japan, but also including China and the Middle East. Three photograph albums of Tianjin created by a Japanese military officer named Etsuzan in the late 1930s. Includes photographs of the city and of army life, foreign concessions, and the Tianjin flood of …

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Curt Maury Papers
Creators:
Maury, Curt
Dates:
1953-circa 1985
Size:
12.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1989.05
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The Curt Maury papers, dating from 1953 to circa 1985, measure 12.7 linear feet and include writings and notes for planned and published books; travel files and expense ledgers for trips to India; photograph ledgers; and extensive photographs and slides of India.

Charles Nelson Spinks Illustrations/Manuscript
Creators:
Spinks, Charles Nelson, 1906-1980
Dates:
[ca. 1956-1977?]
Size:
1 Volume (105 leaves, 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1994.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Photographic prints, 132 images, assembled by Charles Nelson Spinks to document Thai ceramic wares and their production. Mounted with captions, these may have been compiled in preparation for one or more publications. Illustrations represent wares in public and private collections and workers and potters at kiln sites such as the Thai …

John Hadley Cox Archaeological Study Collection
Creators:
Cox, John Hadley, b. 1913
Dates:
circa 1936-1939
Size:
105 Lantern slides (approximate count)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1991.07
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Period latern slides taken in the mid to late 1930's pertaining to objects in Mr. Cox's collection, namely ceramics, bronzes, lacquer and figures found at archaeological sites in Changsha, Hunan province, dating primarily from the Zhou and Han Dynasties and from the Warring States period.

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Dr. Marcus Jacobson Papers of 20th Century Contemporary Artist Gu Wenda
Creators:
Jacobson, Marcus, 1930-2001
Dates:
1986-1988
Size:
4 Letters (hand written)
1 Item (manuscript, hand written)
1 Exhibition catalog (includes essays and photographs)
1 Item (exhibition post card, black and white, 11 x 35 cm)
2 Photographs (color, 20 x 25 cm)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2009.05
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This collection was created and collected by the late Dr. Marcus Jacobson. It consists of materials relating to contemporary Chinese artist Gu Wenda, whom Dr. Jacobson supported in Gu's early days (mid-1980s) by purchasing works and trying to interest fellow US and Canadian academics (Dr. Jacobson was a well-known neuroscientist …

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Dasht-i Lar Region, Mount Damavand in Background: Shah's Escort Regiment
Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880s-1930
Size:
1 Gelatin silver print (b&w)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2012.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- On recto of the print, faded handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "909."

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Still Prints of Asia: Nynee Tal, The Church, A peep from the Upper Mall
Creators:
Bourne, Samuel, 1834-1912
Dates:
circa 1860s
Size:
1 Print (albumen, image 23 x 29 cm., mounted 31 x 40 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.20
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One albumen print of the Nynee Tal, The Church, A peep from the Upper Mall, circa 1860s. Signed "Bourne 1633" in the lower left corner of the image.

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Still Prints of Asia: The Residency, Lucknow
Creators:
Beato, Felice, b. ca. 1825
Dates:
1858
Size:
1 Print (albumen, image 23 x 29 cm., mounted 38 x 41 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.28
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One albumen print by Felix Beato, mounted on card, with "Residency" inscribed in black ink below the print. View of the shelled remains of the Residency in Lucknow, with two men sitting in the foreground, circa 1858.

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