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Shimada Prize is Created

Title:
Shimada Prize is Created
Date:
1992
Notes:
Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1992. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1993, p. 43
Summary:
The Freer and Sackler galleries and the Metropolitan Center for Far Eastern Studies of Kyoto, Japan, announce the creation of the Shimada prize, a biennial recognition of scholarship in the history of East Asian art. The $10,000 prize, named after Japanese scholar Shimada Shujiro, will be first awarded in September 1993
Topics:
Art, Asian, Awards, Honor, International relations, Art, Oriental
Subjects:
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution), Freer Gallery of Art, Metropolitan Center for Far Eastern Studies
Category:
Chronology of Smithsonian History
Place:
Japan
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!1595~!0#focus

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