Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York to 1916 
From 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian, New York in 1916 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 930, pg. 208, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 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
Dikran Garabed Kelekian (C.L. Freer source) 1868 - 1951
Small haed of Kuan-yin in the round; both ear lobes broken, and bottom drilled for dowel.
Color: dark gray, with brown patina, traces of pigment, and lighter earth encrustations. Wooden stand.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Web Resources
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- Rights Statement
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