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Square sake bottle with designs of paintings and poems

Type
Sake bottle (tokkuri)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 17th - mid 18th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron decoration under clear glaze
Style
Kyoto ware
Dimension(s)
H x W: 16.2 x 8.3 cm (6 3/8 x 3 1/4 in)
Geography
Japan, Kyoto prefecture, Kyoto
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1901.95

To 1901
Rufus E. Moore (1840 - 1918), New York, NY, to 1901 [1]

From 1901 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Rufus E. Moore in 1901 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 964, 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
Rufus E. Moore (C.L. Freer source) (1840 - 1918)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Keyword(s)
bird, boat, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Kiyomizu ware, Kyoto ware, poem, sake, stoneware, wine
Collection(s) Area
Japanese Art
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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