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Artist:
Attributed to Hon'ami Koetsu 本阿弥光悦 (1558-1637)  Search this
Medium:
Earthenware with black raku glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 8.7 × 12.5 cm (3 7/16 × 4 15/16 in)
Style:
Raku ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Kyoto, Kyoto prefecture, Japan
Date:
1605-1637
Period:
Edo period
Previous custodian or owner:
Bunkio Matsuki 松木文恭 (1867-1940) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance:
To 1899
Bunkio Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1899 [1]
From 1899 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunkio Matsuki in 1899 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 423, 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.
Topic:
Raku ware  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
tea  Search this
Japan  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1899.34a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye30bef8e83-a106-4b2b-9259-ae34ab3e9c77
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1899.34a-c