This accession consists of records created and maintained by James T. Ulak, Curator of Japanese Art, 1995-2003; Chief Curator, 2002-2003; Deputy Director, 2003-2010; and Senior Curator of Japanese Art, 2010- . A large portion of the records document the Shimada Prize for distinguished scholarship in the history of East Asian art. Additional records document exhibitions …
Hauge Family Photographs
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 …
Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II Museum Razmnama and Ramayana Photographs
Akbar, Emperor of Hindustan, 1542-1605
Collection consists of three sets of silver gelatin black and white photographs. The first is a bound volume, titled Photographs of the Paintings in the Razam-Nameh at The Palace, Jaipur, India, prepared by Alban G. Widgery, containing 105 photographs of paintings depicting scenes from the Razmnama, a Persian translation and abridgement …
This accession consists of records created and maintained by Louise Allison Cort, Curator, 1995- ; Associate Curator, 1994-1995; Assistant Curator, 1989-1994; and Museum Specialist, 1985-1989. Topics documented in this accession include research, donations, appraisals, collaborations, and professional activities. Some records predate Cort's tenure at the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. She …
Charles Nelson Spinks Illustrations/Manuscript
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 …
Elephant Train Photograph
Distant view of elephants.
Edward F. Strange Collection of Japanese Prints
Over 600 illustrations of Japanese prints, with the artists' names, subjects, date of sale, name of collection, etc., noted on the reverse of each illustration. Arranged and mounted in four boxes.
Piotrovsky Medal Presented to Julian Raby
One medal presented to Julian Raby.
National Geographic Photographs of Peacock Room
Two photonegatives on glass taken in 1923 by Charles Martin of the National Geographic Society depicting the courtyard and Peacock Room of the Freer Gallery of Art.
William A. Bostick Print
One color print, number 14/50, outside dimensions of 14 x 18 3/4 inches, of original watercolor created in the early 1970s by William A. Bostick.