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United States

Artworks from the Freer Gallery of Art

Freer Gallery of Art, United States
Forked blade, 璋 (Zhang), Ancient China

Forked blade, 璋 (Zhang)

1800 BCE-1600 BCE
Ritual wine warmer (Jia), Ancient China

Ritual wine warmer (Jia)

1400 BCE-1250 BCE
Hafted axe with dragons, Ancient China

Hafted axe with dragons

1200 BCE-1100 BCE
Jar with Dragons, Ancient China

Jar with Dragons

1200 BCE-1100 BCE
Ritual wine cup (Zhi), Ancient China

Ritual wine cup (Zhi)

1100 BCE-1000 BCE
Ritual grain server (Gui), Ancient China

Ritual grain server (Gui)

1000 BCE-900 BCE
Kufic Script from a Qur'an, Islamic Dynastic Art

Kufic Script from a Qur'an

900 CE
A Sheep and Goat, Zhao Mengfu

A Sheep and Goat

Zhao Mengfu, c. 1300
Jahangir Preferring a Sufi Shaikh to Kings, Bichitr

Jahangir Preferring a Sufi Shaikh to Kings

Bichitr, 1615-1618
Shah Jahan with Asaf Khan, Bichitr

Shah Jahan with Asaf Khan

Bichitr, 1640
The Peacock Room, James McNeill Whistler

The Peacock Room

James McNeill Whistler, 1877
View of Takanawa Ushimachi under a Shrouded Moon, Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親

View of Takanawa Ushimachi under a Shrouded Moon

Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親, 1879
Kudanzaka at Night in Early Summer, Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親

Kudanzaka at Night in Early Summer

Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親, 1880
Featured Collections
Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, The Hague

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag

The last Mondrian in a modernist palace

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Metropolitan Museum of Art

National Gallery, London, London

National Gallery, London

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