Query: Far Gallery
Herman J. Wechsler papers
Creators:
Wechsler, Herman Joel, 1904-
Dates:
1913-1976
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wechherm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian and gallery director Herman J. Wechsler measure 2.0 linear feet and date from 1913-1976. The collection primarily documents Wechsler's art historical publications and to a lesser extent the activities of F.A.R. Gallery. Records include business and personal correspondence, drafts of published and unpublished writings, personal business records, printed material, loose scrapbook pages, and photographs of Wechsler and his family.

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Peter Milton papers
Creators:
Milton, Peter, 1930-
Dates:
1962-1983
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.miltpete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence files, project files, teaching files, writings, biographical material, inventories, receipts and price lists of prints, and printed material document Milton's printmaking career.

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Josephine Knapp Collection
Creators:
Josephine Knapp
Dates:
1938-1994
Size:
3.6 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A2014.07
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Personal papers of Freer Gallery of Art research assistant and museum specialist on ceramics, Josephine Hadley Knapp. Includes correspondence with the public and other Smithsonian staff, photographic material of East Asian ceramics and architecture including Freer Gallery and National Gallery of Art collection items, reference materials, and personal diaries. Much …

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Warren E. Cox Bulletins
Creators:
Warren E. Cox
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1993.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

One bound volume of typed letters, May 1947-June 1948, from New York art dealer Warren E. Cox, addressed either to the Freer Gallery of Art or to Director Archibald Wenley. Includes 28 mounted photographs and 1 map. Also includes mimeographed letters from Wenley to Cox. 8 loose photographs accompany the bound volume.

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in FSA.A1993.01 for Far Gallery
Uncut Cartes de Visite
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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Aschwin Lippe Collection
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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Hauge Family Photographs
Creators:
Hauge, Victor
Hauge, Takako
Dates:
ca.1980-1993?
Size:
10 Items (v, 6 linear feet)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1993.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Ten photograph albums with 961 color prints, created by Victor and Takako Hauge and Osborne and Gratia Hauge to document Khmer and Near Eastern ceramics in the Hauge Collection. Victor and his brother Osborne Hauge were in different branches of the foreign service, and with their wives, lived and traveled for …

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Photograph of Ladies of the Beijing Legations
Creators:
Unknown
Dates:
January 1902
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, Silver gelatin print, 8 x 10.5 in.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2010.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

A large print, showing a group of men, women and children standing before a Western-style building. On the back, captioned originally in pencil is "Photograph taken in Front of American Legation Peking China of the ladies and children of the Diplomatic Corps in January 1902 before going to the Audience of …

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Laurance Page Roberts Papers
Creators:
Roberts, Laurance Page
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item (box)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2014.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

These papers were created by museum director, administrator, and writer Laurance Page Roberts. The bulk of the collection is study material on Asian art originating from school course work during the 1930s. There are several notebooks filled with notes taken during lectures, several contain mounted photographs of Asian art works from …

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John Alexander Pope Papers
Creators:
Pope, John Alexander, 1906-1982
Dates:
circa 1925-1982
Size:
45 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1988.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The John Alexander Pope papers contain limited biographical, personal and professional information. The bulk of the collection consists of published and unpublished writings, research materials and correspondence.

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in FSA.A1988.01 for Far Gallery
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