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Tea bowl with design of plovers, Kyoto-related ware

Type
Tea bowl
Historical period(s)
Edo period, mid 19th century
Medium
Stoneware with cobalt decoration under crackled glaze
Style
Kyoto-related ware
Dimension(s)
H x W: 8.9 x 12.7 cm (3 1/2 x 5 in)
Geography
Japan, Kyoto prefecture, Kyoto
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1897.45

To 1897
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1897 [1]

From 1897 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1897 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 464, 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.

Former owner
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Keyword(s)
bird, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Kyoto-related ware, stoneware, tea
Collection(s) Area
Japanese Art
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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