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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 02-063

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of Education

Audiovisual Records, 1954, 1972, 1990-1993, and undated

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of Education
Title: Audiovisual Records
Dates: 1954, 1972, 1990-1993, and undated
Quantity: 7.52 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (4 film boxes)
Collection: Accession 02-063
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records documenting films and videos produced by the Office of Education. The most documented film in this accession is "The Art of the Hyo-gushi," a 45 minute film following the restoration of three Japanese paintings by Takahi Sugiura and his assistants, Shigero Mikkachi and Makoto Souta. Other productions documented in this accession include "Challenging the Past: The Paintings of Chang Dai-Chien;" "Ukiyo-e: Art for the People;" "Japanese Hand-Made Paper;" "Centuries of Prints;" "The Black Ships;" "Revere the Emperor, Expel the Barbarian;" "Rich Country, Strong Military;" "Three Worlds of Bali;" "Taksu;" "Serama's Mask;" "Dances of Bali;" "Masters of the Shadows;" "Art of Indonesia;" "Kembali;" "Ancient Japan;" "Sri Lankan Dance;" "Jhaveri Sisters: Manipuri Dance Troupe;" "Yani: The Brush of Innocence;" "Korea Folk Art;" "Arabic Art;" "Oriental Brushwork;" "The Crown for the Nation;" "Many Valuable Historical Relics Unearthed in China During Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution;" "Excavation at Ch'ang-Sha Han Tomb;" and "Korean Dexterity: The Silver Decorated Knife." Materials include masters, edited masters, sound rolls, original camera negatives, and release prints in 16 mm film, 1/4" audiotape, Beta videotape, and VHS videotape formats. Some background information for "The Art of the Hyo-gushi" and "Many Valuable Historical Relics Unearthed in China during Great Proletarian Revolution" is also included.

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This accession consists of records documenting films and videos produced by the Office of Education. The most documented film in this accession is "The Art of the Hyo-gushi," a 45 minute film following the restoration of three Japanese paintings by Takahi Sugiura and his assistants, Shigero Mikkachi and Makoto Souta. Other productions documented in this accession include "Challenging the Past: The Paintings of Chang Dai-Chien;" "Ukiyo-e: Art for the People;" "Japanese Hand-Made Paper;" "Centuries of Prints;" "The Black Ships;" "Revere the Emperor, Expel the Barbarian;" "Rich Country, Strong Military;" "Three Worlds of Bali;" "Taksu;" "Serama's Mask;" "Dances of Bali;" "Masters of the Shadows;" "Art of Indonesia;" "Kembali;" "Ancient Japan;" "Sri Lankan Dance;" "Jhaveri Sisters: Manipuri Dance Troupe;" "Yani: The Brush of Innocence;" "Korea Folk Art;" "Arabic Art;" "Oriental Brushwork;" "The Crown for the Nation;" "Many Valuable Historical Relics Unearthed in China During Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution;" "Excavation at Ch'ang-Sha Han Tomb;" and "Korean Dexterity: The Silver Decorated Knife." Materials include masters, edited masters, sound rolls, original camera negatives, and release prints in 16 mm film, 1/4" audiotape, Beta videotape, and VHS videotape formats. Some background information for "The Art of the Hyo-gushi" and "Many Valuable Historical Relics Unearthed in China during Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution" is also included.

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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-063, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of Education, Audiovisual Records

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Container List

Box 1

Challenging the Past: The Paintings of Chang-Dai Chien, November 24, 1991 to April 5, 1992, (Producer: Sarah Ridley), Edited Master, October 23, 1991, Silent, (23 Times), October 23, 1991, BETA Videotape

Box 1 of 10

Ukiyo-e: Art for the People/Japanese Hand-Made Paper/Centuries of Prints, 1/2" VHS Videotape, May 25, 1990

Box 1 of 10

The Black Ships/Revere the Emperor, Expel the Barbarian/Rich Country, Strong Military, 1/2" VHS Videotape, May 25, 1990

Box 1 of 10

Program 1, Three Worlds of Bali/Taksu/Serama's Mask/Dances of Bali, 2:06:00, 1/2" VHS Videotape, May 13, 1991

Box 1 of 10

Program 2, Master of the Shadows/Art of Indonesia/Kembali/Three Worlds of Bali, 1/2" VHS Videotape, May 13, 1991

Box 1 of 10

Challenging the Past: The Paintings of Chang Dai-chien, November 24, 1991 to April 5, 1992, Silent, October 23, 1991 (Producer: Sarah Ridley)

Box 1 of 10

Ancient Japan, Fine Cut, July 9, 1992, VHS Videotape

Box 1 of 10

Ancient Japan, July 23, 1992, CVC #45642, VHS Videotape

Box 1 of 10

Ancient Japan, July 23, 1992, VHS Videotape

Box 1 of 10

Sri Lankan Dance, Master Copy, June 3, 1993, Videotape

Box 1 of 10

Jhaveri Sisters, Manipuri Dance Troupe, September 17, 1993, VHS Videotape

Box 1 of 10

Yani, VHS Videotape

Box 1 of 10

Flint Knapping, Smithsonian, BETA Videotape

Box 1 of 10

#3 A Little Music, 1/4" Audio Sound Tape

Box 1 of 10

2 Koto Music, 1/4" Audio Sound Tape

Box 1 of 10

The Art of the Hyogushi, Sound for Freer Gallery of Art (FGA) Movie, September 14, 1972, 1/4" Audio Sound Tape

Box 1 of 10

The Art of the Hyogushi, Sugiura Movie Sound, 1/4" Audio Sound Tape, 140, 141, 142, 143

Box 1 of 10

Box 2

Korea Folk Art, 16 mm, Reel 1 of 1, 10min?, English

Box 2 of 10

Arabic Art - C.1, English Art, 1-Print, 16 mm,

Box 2 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi Part 1, All Sound Footage, 16 mm, Rolls, 141, 143, 144 - Background for titles at beginning, Orig 1+2

Box 2 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. (Out-takes), Reel I, Behind the Scenes Flick, June 1973, 16 mm

Box 2 of 10

Oriental Brushwork (by Eliot O'Hara), N.A. Kodachrome-Print, July 12, 1954, 16 mm

Box 2 of 10

The Crown for the Nation, Color, 16 mm, English, Time: 20 min.

Box 2 of 10

National Palace Museum of the Republic of China, 16 mm

Box 2 of 10

Many Valuable Historical Relics Unearthed in China During Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution. 16 mm, Original Copy, Time: 25 min.

Box 2 of 10

Many Valuable Historical Relics Unearthed in China During Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution. 16 mm, Copy I, Time: 25 min.

Box 2 of 10

Box 3

[Background Information on the films, The Art of the Hyo-gushi and Many Valuable Historical Relics Unearthed in China...]

Box 3 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Org/Freer Sugiura Film; 16 mm, Roll #5; (Camera Rolls 69-76), A-7400, A9067 + 7 [Reel 1 of 2]

Box 3 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film 16 mm

Box 3 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16 mm, Roll #13, (Camera Rolls 193-199, 200-205, 206 + 208); C-2600, C-4316 + 27 [Reel 1 of 3]

Box 3 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16 mm, Roll #13, (Camera Rolls 193-199, 200-205, 206 + 208); C-2600, C-4316 + 27 [Reel 2 of 3]

Box 3 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16 mm, Roll #13, (Camera Rolls 193-199, 200-205, 206 + 208); C-2600, C-4316 + 27 [Reel 3 of 3]

Box 3 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16 mm, Roll #5, (Camera Rolls 69-76), A-7400, A-9067 + 7 [Reel 2 of 2]

Box 3 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16 mm, Roll #2, (Camera Rolls 12-20, 21-31, 32, 34); A-1700, A-3991 + 19 [Reel 1 of 2]

Box 3 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16 mm, Roll #2 (Camera Rolls 12-20, 21-31, 32, 34); A-1700, A-3991 + 19 [Reel 2 of 2]

Box 3 of 10

Box 4

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Micrography, 16 mm, 206 + 208

Box 4 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Films, 16 mm, Roll #7, (Camera Rolls 94-100, 102-107); B-1000, B-2533 + 11

Box 4 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Films, 16 mm, Roll #11, (Camera Rolls 158-173, +174); B-8400, C-0538 + 18

Box 4 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Films, 16 mm, Roll #6, (Camera Rolls 77-84, 85-93); A-9100, B-0950 + 14 [Reel 1 of 2]

Box 4 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Films, 16 mm, Roll #6, (Camera Rolls 77-84, 85-93); A-9100, B-0950 + 14 [Reel 2 of 2]

Box 4 of 10

Box 5

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #14, (Camera Rolls 207, 209-212, Diagram); C-5316 + 21 (last of 14 cans) [Reel 1 of 2]

Box 5 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #14, (Camera Rolls 207, 209-212, Diagram); C-5316 + 21 (last of 14 cans) [Reel 2 of 2]

Box 5 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #8, (Camera Rolls 108-126); B-2600, B-4646 + 30 [Reel 1 of 2]

Box 5 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #8, (Camera Rolls 108-126); B-2600, B-4646 + 30 [Reel 2 of 2]

Box 5 of 10

Release print "Museum" features collections from the Museum of African Art (Tails Out)

Box 5 of 10

Excavation at Ch'ang-Sha Han Tomb, 16mm, Chinese Sound Track, Reel #2, [black and white]

Box 5 of 10

Korean Dexterity: The Silver Decorated Knife, 16mm, Reel 1 of 1, English

Box 5 of 10

Box 6

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #4, (Camera Rolls 51-54, 56, 55, 57, 58, 60/59, 61); A-6000, A-7319 + 4 [Reel 1 of 2]

Box 6 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #4 (Camera Rolls 51-54, 56, 55, 57, 58, 60/59 + 61); A-6000, A-7319 + 4 [Reel 2 of 2]

Box 6 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #12 (Camera Rolls 175-182, 183-192); C-0600, C-2554 + 2 [Reel 1 of 2]

Box 6 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #12 (Camera Rolls 175-182, 183-192); C-0600, C-2554 + 2 [Reel 2 of 2]

Box 6 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #7 (Camera Rolls 94-100); B-1000, B-2533 + 11

Box 6 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #3 (Camera Rolls 44-51); A-4000, A-5923 + 27

Box 6 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #1 (Camera Rolls 1-11); A-0200, A-1610 [Reel 1 of 2]

Box 6 of 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Orig/Freer - Sugiura Film, 16mm, Roll #1 (Camera Rolls 1-11); A-0200, A-1610 [Reel 2 of 2]

Box 6 of 10

Box 7

"Masterpieces" Persian Influence, 16mm

Box 7 of 10

Box 8

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Answer Print 1, 16mm

Box 8 of 10

Box 9

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Release Print, July 18, 1984, 16mm, Color

Box 9 of 10

Box 10

The Art of the Hyo-gushi. Release Print, 16mm, Color

Box 10 of 10