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Check for portfolio Record Title Artist Physical Description Artist Life Dates Century Object Creation Date Accession Number Medium and Support Credit Line
Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.87/1964_2.87.JPG

Long Sword

Artist Unknown, China

3rd-1st century BCE

late 3rd century BCE - 1st century BCE

1964/2.87

bronze with malachite patina

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.88/1964_2.88.JPG

Ding (tripod vessel) with cover, in a squat spherical shape

Artist Unknown, China

206 BCE - 220 CE

1964/2.88

bronze

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.89/1964_2.89.JPG

Archer's Thumb Ring or Musical Pick (End of a hook may have broken off)

Artist Unknown, China

771 BCE - 256 BCE

1964/2.89

nephrite

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.90/1964_2.90.JPG

Uma, seated in lalitasana pose

Artist Unknown, India

16th century

16th century

1964/2.90

bronze

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.91/1964_2.91.JPG

Buddha, seated in the padmasana pose, with left hand in abhaya mudra

Artist Unknown, China

Small gilt bronze seated Buddha in style of China’s cosmopolitan Tang Dynasty. It has a full figure, artfully draped robes, and a plump, rounded face with arched eyebrows. Hand is raised in abhaya mudra.

8th century

700-799

1964/2.91

gilt bronze

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.92/1964_2.92.JPG

Buddha, seated in the pralambapadasana pose (with legs pendant), in abhaya mudra

Artist Unknown, China

7th-8th century

7th century - 8th century

1964/2.92

bronze

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.93/1964_2.93.JPG

Buddha, seated in the padmasana pose, in dhyana mudra; probably part of a larger altarpiece

Artist Unknown, China

5th century

circa 5th century

1964/2.93

gilt bronze

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.94/1964_2.94.JPG

Buddha, seated in the padmasana pose, in dhyana mudra, with mandorla

Artist Unknown, China

Small gilt bronze seated Buddha with Indian and Central Asian characteristics, including the pedestal he is seated on, folds of his robe, and the incised flames in the body halo encompassing him.

5th century

433-466

1964/2.94

gilt bronze

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.95/1964_2.95.JPG

Buddhist Bronze, Kuan Yin

Artist Unknown, China

7th century

late 7th century

1964/2.95

gilt bronze

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.96/1964_2.96.JPG

Buddha, seated, with mandorla and dais; inscription

Artist Unknown, China

6th century

515

1964/2.96

bronze

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.97/1964_2.97.JPG

Buddha, standing, in vitarka mudra

Artist Unknown, China

A small, solid gilt bronze image of the Budddha, shown standing in a slighly swayback pose with both right and left hands in vitarka mudra, the gesture ot teaching. His robe is draped over both shoulders and falls in large, symmentrical V-shaped folds in shallow relief over his torso. His head is small, with the canonical snail-shell curls suggested by tiny knobs of bronze. He has full cheeks, a well-defined mouth, and incised slits for his eyes. There are two incised rings at his neck (instead of the canonical three). He stands on a pedestal of upward, double-petal lotus petals, raised on a hollow base. Some turquoise patina is visible on tthe base and head.

7th century

7th century

1964/2.97

gilt bronze

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.98/1964_2.98.JPG

Mirror; Broken into 4 pieces, portion in center missing, very thin; dication of small fluted boss, but missing; stylized interlaced dragon design superimposed on background of tightly knit scroll pattern also called cloud scroll.

Artist Unknown, China

771 BCE - 256 BCE

1964/2.98

bronze with green, black and yellow incrustation

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.99/1964_2.99.JPG

Mirror, Lion-and-Grape type

Artist Unknown, China

7th-10th century

618-907

1964/2.99

bronze and azurite with black patina

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.100/1964_2.100.JPG

Mirror, “Illumination” type

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century BCE-2nd century CE

206 BCE - 220 CE

1964/2.100

bronze with green patina

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.101/1964_2.101.JPG

Ôtsu-e: Benkei with a Halberd (Naginata Benkei)

Japan, Signature and/or Seal Unread

This painting portrays Saito Musashibo Benkei holding a halberd. Benkei was a Japanese warrior monk, a popular subject of Japanese folklore. Here the painting is accompanied by text, which became common on images with moralistic messages poking fun at society.

18th century

18th century

1964/2.101

hanging scroll, ink and color on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.102/1964_2.102.JPG

Ôtsu-e: Demon soliciting alms (Oni no nembutsu)

Artist Unknown, Japan

In this painting, a mischievous demon is depicted in priest’s garb begging for alms.

18th century

18th century

1964/2.102

hanging scroll, ink and color on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.72/1969_2.72.JPG

Street Scene for Theatrical Set

Anonymous Italian

16th century

circa 1550

1969/2.72

engraving on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.84/1969_2.84.JPG

Horse Head

Artist Unknown, China

2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1969/2.84

earthenware with traces of polychrome paint

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.85/1969_2_85.JPG

Oil Plate

Artist Unknown, Japan

17th-19th century

1615-1868

1969/2.85

porcelain with glaze (?)

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection

Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.86/1969_2_86.JPG

Sancai (Three-Color) Jar with Peacock Feather Design

Artist Unknown, China

1st-2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1969/2.86

earthenware, red, w/ green lead glaze, partially calcinated, possibly varnished?

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection

Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.87/1969_2.87.JPG

Crouching dog

Artist Unknown, China

5th century

5th century

1969/2.87

earthenware with traces of polychrome painting

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection

Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.88/1969_2.88.JPG

Jar (kuan), Northern ware

Artist Unknown, China

6th century

6th century

1969/2.88

stoneware with pale gray-green glaze

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection

Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.89/1969_2.89.JPG

A Scholar Riding on a Sword

Kanô School, after Kanô Motonobu (1476-1559)

mid- to late 16th century

circa 1650-1700

1969/2.89

ink on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.90/1969_2.90.JPG

Camel

Utagawa Kuniyasu

This double-leaf print depicts two camels and accompanying foreign trainers or performers in fringed clothing, with ballooning pants and dark boots. Some of the performers play instruments, while others tend to the camels. Above both pages is writing by calligrapher Santô Kyôden describing the camels and their tour of Japan around 1821.

1794-1832

19th century

1824

1969/2.90

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.91/1969_2.91.JPG

Camel

Utagawa Kuniyasu

This double-leaf print depicts two camels and accompanying foreign trainers or performers in fringed clothing, with ballooning pants and dark boots. Some of the performers play instruments, while others tend to the camels. Above both pages is writing by calligrapher Santô Kyôden describing the camels and their tour of Japan around 1821.

1794-1832

19th century

circa 1824?

1969/2.91

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.95/1969_2.95.JPG

Qur'an manuscript page

Artist Unknown, Iran

18th century

18th century

1969/2.95

tempera, ink and gold on paper

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection

Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.138/1969_2.138.JPG

Head of Maitreya

Artist Unknown, China

9th-10th century

9th century - 10th century

1969/2.138

stone

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection

Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.139/1969_2.139.JPG

Caparisoned horse

Artist Unknown, China

late 5th c -early 6th c

581-618

1969/2.139

earthenware with traces of polychrome

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.140/1969_2.140.JPG

Figure and Animal Studies

Katsushika Hokusai

The artist sketches two men whispering to each other on the left-hand side of the drawing. Both of them have swords tucked into their belt, and the man on the left carries his belongings in a wrapping cloth (furoshiki). There are also sketches of several animals facing different directions. On the right-hand edge, there is a upside-down sketch of a woman dressed in kimono.

1760-1849

19th century

mid 19th century

1969/2.140

ink on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.141/1969_2.141.JPG

Groom and Rider

Katsushika Hokusai

A man is shown riding a horse, with a sword tucked into his belt. He is wearing a simple-styled premodern garment and a cap. Both the man and the horse seem tired, with their bodies bending forward and heads drooping.

1760 - 1849

19th century

mid 19th century

1969/2.141

ink on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.142/1969_2_142.JPG

Flowers, Fruit and Trees

Gao Fenghan (Kao Fêng-han)

1683-1748

18th century

1720-1748

1969/2.142

album leaf, ink on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.143/1969_2.143.JPG

Dressing room of the Nakamura-za Theatre in Edo (part of a triptych)

Utagawa Kunisada

1786-1864

19th century

mid 19th century

1969/2.143

color woodblock print on paper, one of triptych

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.144/1969_2.144.JPG

Dressing room of the Nakamura-za Theatre in Edo (part of a triptych)

Utagawa Kunisada

1786-1864

19th century

mid 19th century

1969/2.144

color woodblock print on paper, one of triptych

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.145/1969_2.145.JPG

Dressing room of the Nakamura-za Theatre in Edo (part of a triptych)

Utagawa Kunisada

1786-1864

19th century

mid 19th century

1969/2.145

color woodblock print on paper, one of triptych

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.146/1969_2.146.JPG

Dressing Room of Ichimura-za in Fukiyachô

Utagawa Kunisada

1786-1864

19th century

mid 19th century

1969/2.146

color woodblock print on paper, one of triptych

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.147/1969_2.147.JPG

Dressing Room of Ichimura-za in Fukiyachô

Utagawa Kunisada

1786-1864

19th century

mid 19th century

1969/2.147

color woodblock print on paper, one of triptych

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.148/1969_2.148.JPG

Dressing Room of Ichimura-za in Fukiyachô

Utagawa Kunisada

1786-1864

19th century

mid 19th century

1969/2.148

color woodblock print on paper, one of triptych

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.149/1969_2.149RGT.JPG

A True View of Shops in Yokohama (part of a triptych)

Utagawa Sadahide

Japanese, 1807 - 1873

19th century

1870s

1969/2.149

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.150/1969_2.150CTR.JPG

A True View of Shops in Yokohama (part of a triptych)

Utagawa Sadahide

(1807 - 1873)

19th century

mid 19th century

1969/2.150

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.151/1969_2.151LFT.JPG

A True View of Shops in Yokohama (part of a triptych)

Utagawa Sadahide

(1807 - 1873)

19th century

mid 19th century

1969/2.151

color woodblock print on paper

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.152/1969_2.152.JPG

Cizhou ware jar

Artist Unknown, China

1280-1368

1969/2.152

stoneware

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1970-sl-1.191/1970_1.191.JPG

Miniature dog mask

Artist Unknown, Japan

18th century

18th century

1970/1.191

dark reddish brown lacquer on wood

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection

Full Record: x-1970-sl-2.114/1970_2.114.JPG

Ceremonial Staff

Melanesian, Solomon Islands

n.d.

1970/2.114

painted wood

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1971-sl-2.11/1971_2.11.JPG

Portrait of a Monk (Hônen?): Pilgrimage Souvenir from Hôshôji, Kodairao ?) Village, Wakayama Prefecture

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1971/2.11

handcolored woodblock print on paper, mounted as hanging scroll

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.269/1972_2.269.JPG

Silk fragment showing figures in an architectural setting

Artist Unknown, Iran

n.d.

1972/2.269

woven silk

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.285/1972_2.285.JPG

Silk Tapestry Weave

Artist Unknown, China

n.d.

1972/2.285

silk

rank 2.42620

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Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.316/1972_2.316.JPG

Silk Lampas

Artist Unknown, China

n.d.

1972/2.316

gold silk in a satin weave with supplementary wefts providing pattern

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.347/1972_2.347.JPG

An imaginary portrait of the Tibetan monk and scholar Go Lotsawa (1392–1481)

Workshop Unknown, Tibet or Nepal

18th-19th century

18th century - 19th century

1972/2.347

ink on silk?

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase for the Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection

Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.16/1979_2.16.JPG

Yellow Umbrella

John Batho

born 1939

20th century

1977

1979/2.16

four-color carbon photograph on paper

rank 2.42620

Museum Purchase made possible by the Marvin Felheim Memorial Fund

Full Record: x-1982-sl-1.263/1982_1.263.JPG

Half-figure Fetish

African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

20th century

circa 1900-1920

1982/1.263

wood

rank 2.42620

Museum purchase made possible by the Betty J. Lockett Memorial Fund