Chair. Wood, covered with red lacquer and inlaid with mother-of-pearl

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Former owner
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1917
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1917 [1]
From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1917 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 1092, 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.
Topic
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
China
Chinese Art
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Medium
Lacquer, wood, mother of pearl
Dimensions
H x W x D: 104.8 x 53.5 x 42.6 cm (41 1/4 x 21 1/16 x 16 3/4 in)
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
China
19th century
Period
Qing dynasty
Type
Furniture and Furnishing
Accession Number
F1917.11