Bookbinding

Historical period(s)
1853-1854
Medium
Brown leather, embossed decoration
Dimensions
H x W: 23.5 x 15.2 cm (9 1/4 x 6 in)
Geography
India
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1907.691
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Book
Type

Bookbinding

Keywords
flower, India
Provenance

To 1907
Unidentified owner, India, to 1907 [1]

From 1907 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), given by an unidentified owner, in India, in 1907 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Reserved Sundries List, R. 6012, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, Accession File, Collections Management Office.

[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.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum