Tour 5: The Freer and Sackler Galleries: The Smithsonianís Museums of Asian Art

Friday, January 3, 2014: 2:30 PM-5:30 PM
Park Tower Room 8226 (Marriott Wardman Park)

Tour leader: David Hogge, head of archives, Freer and Sackler Galleries

Participants will receive an overview of the museumís collecting focus through original archival materials that document the reception of Asia through its art and culture in the 19th and 20th centuries. Collections include the papers of art historians, archaeologists, artists, dealers, and collectors, plus important collections of nineteenth and twentieth-century photography of Asia and the Middle East. .

Limit 15 people. $10 members, $15 nonmembers.

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