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Medium:
Stoneware with red glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 19.2 x 13.6 cm (7 9/16 x 5 3/8 in)
Type:
Furniture and Furnishing
Origin:
Possibly Hungary
Date:
19th century
Description:
Vase, fragment of a; pear-shaped, hollow; pear-shaped, hollow; orifice in base; apex broken off. Wood stand.
Clay: soft, dense, cream-white.
Glaze: deep cherry-red; scratched.
Provenance:
To 1917
John Fenning, New York, to 1917 [1]
From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from John Fenning in 1917 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2511, 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
Previous custodian or owner:
John Fenning (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
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Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.209
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3364a29d1-9b0b-4de2-bb62-792d4905c8f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1917.209