Reclining ram

citation

Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4.3 x 4 x 2.1 cm (1 11/16 x 1 9/16 x 13/16 in)
Geography
Near East
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1913.56
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Figure: animal

Keywords
casting, Near East, sheep
Provenance

To 1913
R. D. Messayeh, New York, to 1913 [1]

From 1913 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from R. D. Messayeh in 1913 [2]

From 1920
The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920. [3]

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note. See S.I. 491, Original Bronze List, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
R. D. Messayeh (C.L. Freer source)

Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum