Crouching tiger

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Previous custodian or owner
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1911
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1911 [1]
From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1911 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Miscellaneous List, pg. 96, 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.
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
220-266
Period
Period of Division
Accession Number
F1911.32a-b
Topic
tiger
Period of Division (220 - 589)
China
Chinese Art
carving
incising
Origin
China
Medium
Jade (?)
Dimensions
H x W: 3.4 x 8.3 cm (1 5/16 x 3 1/4 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament