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Catalog Data

Medium:
Glazed clay
Dimensions:
H x W: 17.2 x 12.8 cm (6 3/4 x 5 1/16 in)
Style:
Dehua ware
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Dehua kilns, Fujian province, China
Date:
late 16th-mid 17th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Description:
Seated Buddha. Teakwood stand.
Paste: white porcelain.
Glaze: cream-white.
Provenance:
1904
Long Sang Ti and Company, NY [1]
From 1904 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Long Sang Ti and Company, NY in 1904 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1290,
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:
Chinese Ceramics (March 15, 1982 to July 10, 1986)
Chinese Art (March 9, 1981 to March 12, 1982)
Chinese Ceramics (May 9, 1980 to March 6, 1981)
Chinese Ceramics (April 11, 1978 to September 4, 1980)
Chinese Art (January 1, 1963 to March 6, 1981)
Special Exhibition, Chinese Art, 1946 (August 7, 1946 to January 7, 1947)
Previous custodian or owner:
Long Sang Ti and Company (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Buddha  Search this
Dehua ware  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
ushnisha  Search this
China  Search this
dhyana mudra  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.111
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/ye3854a50df-1971-403d-888f-60cdeb7d5e6b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.111