Empress Nagako of Japan Tours Freer Gallery of Art

ID: SIA RU000371 [75-12047-06]

Creator: Hofmeister, Richard K

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1975

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: November 1975, Image No. 75-12047-06

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Summary

Tour of Freer Galley of Art (FGA) for Empress Nagako of Japan by Dr. Harold P. Stern, director of FGA, and Mary Livingston Ripley.

Subject

  • Nagako Empress, consort of Hirohito, Emperor of Japan 1903-2000
  • Ripley, Mary Livingston
  • Stern, Harold P
  • Freer Gallery of Art
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs

Notes

  • Also known as 75-12047-6.
  • Original film available in SIA Acc. 11-009.
  • Featured in the "Torch," November 1975.
  • Caption from "Torch": Empress Nagako was escorted on a tour of the Freer Gallery by Dr. Harold P. Stern, Gallery Director, and Mrs. Mary Ripley, wife of the Secretary. The Empress had asked to see certain items in the Freer collection of Japanese works, as well as Whistler's works.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: November 1975, Image No. 75-12047-06

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1975
  • October 2, 1975

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  • No Copyright - United States

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Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000371 [75-12047-06]

Physical description

8 x 10;

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