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Dinner for Five: Japanese Serving Dishes for Elegant Meals

https://asia.si.edu/press-release/dinner-for-five-japanese-serving-dishes-for-elegant-meals/
<p>Media only: Brenda Kean Tabor: 202.357.4880 ext. 319 Barbara Kram: 202.357.4880 ext. 219 Public only: 202.357.2700 Dinner for Five: Japanese Serving Dishes for Elegant Meals From March 4 through Oct. 21, 2001 the Smithsonian&#8217;s Freer Gallery of Art (Jefferson Drive and 12th Street S.W.) presents &#8220;Dinner for Five: Japanese Serving Dishes for Elegant Meals,&#8221; a small exhibition &#8230;</p>

Director James Ivory at the Freer Gallery of Art

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<p>Media only: Brenda Kean Tabor: 202.357.4880 ext. 319 Barbara Kram: 202.357.4880 ext. 219 Public only: 202.357.2700Director James Ivory at the Freer Gallery of Art Director James Ivory along with screenwriter Ruth Jhabvala of Merchant Ivory Productions discuss their films and sign books at a special event at the Smithsonian&#8217;s Freer Gallery of Art (Jefferson Drive at 12th &#8230;</p>

Landscape and Poetry in 17th – and 18th – Century China

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<p>Media only: Brenda Kean Tabor: 202.357.4880 ext. 319 Barbara Kram: 202.357.4880 ext. 219 Public only: 202.357.2700 &#8220;Chinese Arts of the Brush, 17th -18th century,&#8221; a new exhibition of 17 landscape paintings and calligraphy will be on view at the Smithsonian&#8217;s Freer Gallery of Art (Jefferson Drive and 12th Street, S.W.) from Jan. 21 through July 22, 2001. &#8230;</p>

Elizabeth Moynihan Discusses Taj Mahal Gardens at the Freer Gallery of Art

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<p>Media only: Brenda Kean Tabor: 202.357.4880 ext. 319 Barbara Kram: 202.357.4880 ext. 219 Public only: 202.357.2700Elizabeth Moynihan Discusses Taj Mahal Gardens at the Freer Gallery of Art Elizabeth B. Moynihan, wife of Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, is the featured speaker at a lecture and reception for the newly published book, The Moonlight Garden: New Discoveries at the &#8230;</p>

Whistler books, Catalogs and Pamphlets given to the Freer and Sackler Galleries’ Library

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<p>Media only: Brenda Kean Tabor: 202.357.4880 ext. 319 Barbara Kram: 202.357.4880 ext. 219 Public only: 202.357.2700Whistler books, Catalogs and Pamphlets given to the Freer and Sackler Galleries&#8217; Library The Smithsonian&#8217;s Freer Gallery of Art (Jefferson and 12th Streets S.W.) announces a major donation to the gallery of printed materials relating to the American artist James McNeill Whistler &#8230;</p>

Fairfax County Students Take a Journey to Ancient China

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<p>Media only: Brenda Kean Tabor: 202.357.4880 ext. 319 Barbara Kram: 202.357.4880 ext. 219 Public only: 202.357.2700Fairfax County Students Take a Journey to Ancient China Beginning Nov. 21, nearly 21,000 Fairfax County third-graders and their teachers will begin an extensive educational trip to ancient China. The &#8220;field trip&#8221; is made possible through an interactive CD-ROM produced by the &#8230;</p>

The Moonlight Garden Reveals New Discoveries at the Taj Mahal

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<p>Media only: Brenda Kean Tabor: 202.357.4880 ext. 319 Barbara Kram: 202.357.4880 ext. 219 Public only: 202.357.2700 The Moonlight Garden Reveals New Discoveries at the Taj Mahal Romantic stories based on fact and myth surround India&#8217;s beautiful Taj Mahal, a tomb built by the Mughal ruler Shahjahan (1592 -1666; reigned 1628 &#8211; 1658) as a monument to his &#8230;</p>

Changing Taste in 18th – 20th Century Indian Art

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<p>Media only: Brenda Kean Tabor: 202.357.4880 ext. 319 Barbara Kram: 202.357.4880 ext. 219 Public only: 202.357.2700Changing Taste in 18th &#8211; 20th Century Indian Art The Smithsonian&#8217;s Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (1050 Independence Ave. S. W.) presents &#8220;Changing Taste: Indian Paintings of the 18th to the 20th Century&#8221; from Dec. 17 through July 15. The exhibition shows 20 &#8230;</p>

Landmark Saint Gaudens Statues See the Light of Day

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<p>Media only: Brenda Kean Tabor: 202.357.4880 ext. 319 Barbara Kram: 202.357.4880 ext. 219 Public only: 202.357.2700 Landmark Saint Gaudens Statues See the Light of Day Two bronzes, titled &#8220;Law Supported by Power and Love&#8221; and &#8220;Labor Supported by Science and Art,&#8221; by the distinguished American sculptor, Augustus Saint Gaudens (1848-1907), have recently been installed in the covered &#8230;</p>

Archaeologists at Work: The First Excavations of the Ancient Iranian Capital City of Persepolis

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<p>Media only: Brenda Kean Tabor: 202.357.4880 ext. 319 Barbara Kram: 202.357.4880 ext. 219 Public only: 202.357.2700Archaeologists at Work: The First Excavations of the Ancient Iranian Capital City of Persepolis In 1924, German scholar Ernst Herzfeld (1879-1948), a specialist in the archaeology, history and languages of Iran, was asked by the Iranian government to prepare a detailed plan &#8230;</p>