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Artist:
Ogata Ihachi (Kyoto Kenzan II) (active 1720-1760)  Search this
Medium:
Buff clay; white slip, iron and ochre pigments under transparent lead glaze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 27.8 x 40.8 x 2 cm (10 15/16 x 16 1/16 x 13/16 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
Kyoto, Kyoto prefecture, Japan
Date:
mid-18th century
Period:
Edo period
Description:
Clay: arthenware
Glaze: colorless, transparent lead glaze
Decoration: in brown, under glaze; gold, over glaze, on frame.
Signatures:
Kenzan, written in iron under glaze. Two seals: Kenzan (red on white), Shinsei (white on red).
Provenance:
To 1901
Siegfried Bing (1838-1905), Paris, to 1901 [1]
From 1901 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Siegfried Bing in 1901 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 956, 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.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Exhibition History:
The Potter's Brush: The Kenzan Style in Japanese Ceramics (December 9, 2001 to October 27, 2002)
Previous custodian or owner:
Siegfried Bing (1838-1905) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
mountain  Search this
writing  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1901.77
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/ye338ca6f3e-be63-4c48-a7bd-5650fbc3bcab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1901.77