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Dates:
undated
Size:
40 Postcards
Collection ID:
FSA.A2013.05
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This Collection contains hand-tinted postcards of Japan created during the Taisho Period (1912-1926). Subjects include daily life, scenes, and an image of the Taisho Emperor on horseback. About 10 of the cards contain images of schools, Anglican churches and other activities relating to Christian activities, making it likely that these low-quality ...

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Creators:
Hodges, William, 1744-1797
Dates:
1787
Size:
1 Book (bound in brown Morocco leather with considerable repairs, 57 x 85 cm)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2012.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One book by William Hodges published in 1787.

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Creators:
Waugaman, Jack
Dates:
circa 1905
Size:
5 Postcards (black and white)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2009.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Five postcards from Japan dated after the Japanese victory in the Russo-Japanese War. Most of the images are of temporary triumphal arches 凱旋門 emulating Western architecture and war imagery. These structures were built to celebrate the success of the Japanese navy and welcome returning troops. Elaborate arches made of wood and plaster were built in...

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Creators:
Murray, John, 1809-1898
Dates:
circa 1858-1862
Size:
1 Print (albumen print from wax paper negative, image 36 x 45 cm on 39 x 45 cm. paper.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2001.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

1 print, albumen from a wax paper negative, by John Murray, circa 1858-1862. Detail of gateway to the Taj Mahal, Agra, with figures.

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Creators:
Solomon, Rosalind, 1930-
Dates:
1982
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin, image 38 x 38 cm., mounted 63 x 53 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2001.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One silver gelatin print taken by photographer Rosalind Solomon. Signed on the verso of the mat and captioned "The Rama Lila Players Backstage, Festival of Dussehra, Kangra 1982". A group of women, some in festival costume and facial paint, appear in a stage set.

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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.A1999.18
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One albumen print of the Nyne Tal, the Lake, India, circa 1860s. View from an angle with Indian men in the center of the photograph.

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Creators:
Bourne, Samuel, 1834-1912
Dates:
circa 1860s
Size:
1 Print (albumen, image 23 x 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.19
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One albumen print of a Rustic Scene in Bengal, India, circa 1860s. Signed "Bourne 1731" in the lower left corner of the image.

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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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Creators:
Oliver, Alfred Cookman, 1885-1952
Dates:
circa 1920's and 1930's
Size:
306 lantern slides (black and white and color)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1997.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Lantern slides and stereopticons, black and white and hand-colored, assembled by Chaplain Oliver (he appears in several), depicting monuments and scenes, especially in Beijing, such as Ming tombs, temples, the Summer Palace, landscapes, place views, military soldiers, Chinese people, Western visitors, and daily life. Also includes images of the Gre...

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Creators:
Wentzel, Volkmar Kurt, 1915-2006
Dates:
1947-1994
Size:
59 Items (items (5 linear ft.), 20 x 24 or smaller)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1998.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Papers, 1947-1994, of photographer and author Volkmar Kurt Wentzel, regarding a two year survey conducted for the National Geographic Society during 1946-1947, to visually document caves, temples, and sculpture of India, including: his typescript draft (photocopy), [after 1946], written for the National Geographic Magazine on the Ajanta and Ellora ...

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