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Seated Buddha, from the Monument of Borobudur, Java

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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 19th-mid 20th century
  • Geography

    United States
  • Material

    Oil on canvas
  • Dimension

    H x W: 10.8 x 51.5 cm (4 1/4 x 20 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1912.17a-b
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1912.17a-b

Object Details

  • Artist

    Joseph Lindon Smith (1863-1950)
  • Provenance

    To 1912
    Detroit Institute of Arts, to 1912 [1]
    From 1912 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from the Detroit Institute of Arts on May 15, 1912 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] See List, American Paintings other than by Whistler, A, pg. 9, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Detroit Institute of Arts (founded 1885) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    United States
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Painting
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