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Ornament: mouse

Medium:
Jade (serpentine)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.2 x 4.8 x 1.1 cm (7/8 x 1 7/8 x 7/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
18th-19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
mouse  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.456
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Bowl

Medium:
Stoneware with white slip and iron pigment under clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 6.9 x 15.8 cm (2 11/16 x 6 1/4 in)
Style:
Cizhou-type ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Guangdong province, China
Date:
18th-19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Cizhou ware  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1896.57
Restrictions & Rights:
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Power|Play: China's Empress Dowager

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-12-23T17:49:58.000Z
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
Data Source:
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Eleven-headed Avalokiteshvara

Medium:
Gilt copper; pigments; base plate loose; engraved with double vajra; contents inside
Dimensions:
H x W: 25.4 x 12.7 cm (10 x 5 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
mid 18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Avalokiteshvara  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Alice S. Kandell Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number:
S2018.29a-i
Restrictions & Rights:
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On View:
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
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Stupa

Medium:
Gilt copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W: 21.5 x 10.3 x 10.3 cm (8 7/16 x 4 1/16 x 4 1/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
stupa  Search this
China  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Alice S. Kandell Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number:
S2018.31
Restrictions & Rights:
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Six-armed Hayagriva

Medium:
Gilt bronze; remains of pigments; base sealed with plate engraved with double vajra; contents inside
Dimensions:
H x W: 16.5 x 12.7 cm (6 1/2 x 5 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
Second half of the 18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Hayagriva  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Alice S. Kandell Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number:
S2018.32
Restrictions & Rights:
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Vaishravana on a Snow Lion

Medium:
Gilt copper repoussé plaque; original pigments
Dimensions:
H x W: 40.6 x 17.8 cm (16 x 7 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Date:
second half of 18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
lion  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Vaisravana  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Alice S. Kandell Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number:
S2018.33
Restrictions & Rights:
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Hardstone carving of phoenix, peony, and fungus of immortality

Artist:
Zhou Bin (mid-late 19th century) (carver)  Search this
Medium:
Agalmatolite (shoushanshi)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (a: jade): 5.2 × 11.6 × 2.4 cm (2 1/16 × 4 9/16 × 15/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
1850-1899
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
peony  Search this
phoenix  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
immortality  Search this
fungus of immortality  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1958.1a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Fallen Flowers, Inquisitive Fish

Artist:
Ma Yuanyu (1669-1722)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W: 240.8 x 78.8 cm (94 13/16 x 31 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
early 18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
fish  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poetry  Search this
willow  Search this
pomegranate  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — funds provided by the Friends of Asian Arts
Accession Number:
S1993.2
Restrictions & Rights:
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Bowl of orchids

Artist:
Luo Ping (1733-1799)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper with silk backing
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 27.1 x 30.4 cm (10 11/16 x 11 15/16 in)
Type:
Album
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
still life  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
Qianlong reign (1736 - 1796)  Search this
poetry  Search this
orchid  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Anonymous gift in honor of Kent H. and Scott N. Redford
Accession Number:
S2001.25
Restrictions & Rights:
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Pair of hanging scrolls with poetry couplet in oracle-bone script

Artist:
Dong Zuobin (1895-1963)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper with silk backing
Dimensions:
H x W: 130.5 x 22 cm (51 3/8 x 8 11/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
Early-mid-20th century
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poetry  Search this
China  Search this
oracle-bone script  Search this
couplet  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Anonymous gift in honor of Kent H. and Scott N. Redford
Accession Number:
S2001.27.1-2
Restrictions & Rights:
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Landscapes inspired by Tang poems

Artist:
Liu Yu (1620-after 1689)  Search this
Calligrapher:
Liu Yu (1620-after 1689)  Search this
Patron:
Sung Luo  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 23.8 x 20.5 cm (9 3/8 x 8 1/16 in)
Type:
Album
Painting
Origin:
Nanjing, China
Date:
1689
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poetry  Search this
pagoda  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.227.1
Restrictions & Rights:
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Colophon in running-standard script

Artist:
Qiu Jiheng (1855-1935)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image, each): 23.7 x 20.5 cm (9 5/16 x 8 1/16 in)
Type:
Album
Painting
Origin:
Nanjing, China
Date:
1898
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poetry  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.227.14
Restrictions & Rights:
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Landscape after a couplet by Du Fu (712-770)

Artist:
Liu Yu (1620-after 1689)  Search this
Patron:
Sung Luo  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 23.8 x 20.5 cm (9 3/8 x 8 1/16 in)
Type:
Album
Painting
Origin:
Nanjing, China
Date:
1689
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poetry  Search this
Du Fu (712-770)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.227.2
Restrictions & Rights:
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Rice Paddies and Egrets, after a Poem by Wang Wei

Artist:
Li Shizhuo 李世倬 (1690-1770)  Search this
Author:
Wang Wei (ca. 701-761) (poem)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 24.2 x 52.3 cm (9 1/2 x 20 9/16 in)
Type:
Album
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1741
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
heron  Search this
summer  Search this
farming  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poetry  Search this
scholar  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
rice  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the United States Customs Service, Department of the Treasury
Accession Number:
F1980.142b
Restrictions & Rights:
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Cabbage

Artist:
Yang Jin (1644-1728)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (with mount): 62.7 x 60.6 cm (24 11/16 x 23 7/8 in)
Type:
Album
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1710
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poetry  Search this
cabbage  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the United States Customs Service, Department of the Treasury
Accession Number:
F1980.142d
Restrictions & Rights:
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Poem on seeing off Adjutant Administrator Zhu in cursive script

Artist:
Deng Shiru 鄧石如 (1743-1805)  Search this
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 125.4 x 42.1 cm (49 3/8 x 16 9/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
mid 18th-early 19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poetry  Search this
poem  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Regents' Collections Acquisition Program
Accession Number:
F1980.5
Restrictions & Rights:
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Poem in running-cursive script

Artist:
Fa Ruozhen (1613-1696)  Search this
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink on satin
Dimensions:
H x W: 264 x 59.5 cm (103 15/16 x 23 7/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
mid- to late 17th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poetry  Search this
poem  Search this
semi-cursive script  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1983.11
Restrictions & Rights:
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Couplet in cursive script

Artist:
Chen Hongshou 陳洪綬 (1598-1652)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image [a]): 163.7 x 32.4 cm (64 7/16 x 12 3/4 in)
H x W (image [b]): 164.1 x 32.3 cm (64 5/8 x 12 11/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1645-1652
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poetry  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1984.36a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
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Poem on Climbing the Tower in clerical script

Artist:
Yang Fa (1696-after 1762)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 108.4 x 25.8 cm (42 11/16 x 10 3/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
Nanjing, Jiangsu province, China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
poetry  Search this
clerical script  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1992.19
Restrictions & Rights:
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