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Medium:
Porcelain with enamels over clear glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 10.1 x 21 cm (4 x 8 1/4 in)
Style:
Arita ware, Kakiemon style
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Arita, Saga prefecture, Japan
Date:
1950-1959
Period:
Showa era
Description:
Deep bowl of decagonal shape with flaring rim and upturned lip.
Clay: white porcelain.
Glaze: clear.
Decoration: hydrangeas, and phoenixes in overglaze enamels; dragon in slip inside; brown rim.
Provenance:
To 1961
Howard Hollis and Company, Cleveland, Ohio. [1]
From 1961
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Howard Hollis and Company, Cleveland, Ohio. [2]
Notes:
[1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
[2] See note 1.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Exhibition History:
Summer Whites: Japanese Porcelain (July 1, 1983 to March 15, 1984)
Japanese Ceramics (June 22, 1982 to September 27, 1982)
Japanese Ceramics/Puppets (June 16, 1980 to July 14, 1980)
Japanese Ceramics (July 15, 1980 to June 21, 1982)
Japanese Ceramics (April 11, 1978 to January 17, 1980)
Birds and Flowers of the Four Seasons in Japanese Art (September 14, 1977 to April 8, 1978)
Bicentennial Exhibition: Japanese Art (December 15, 1975 to November 10, 1976)
Japanese Ukiyo-e Painting (May 2, 1973 to July 1, 1974)
Japanese Art—Paintings, Pottery (August 18, 1967 to September 20, 1971)
Japanese Art, Galleries 3, 4, and 5 (January 1, 1963 to September 16, 1970)
Previous custodian or owner:
Howard Hollis and Company
Topic:
dragon  Search this
flower  Search this
phoenix  Search this
Arita ware, Kakiemon type  Search this
Showa era (1926 - 1989)  Search this
Japan  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1961.29
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
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/ye32ec62ff9-a2c5-4d79-827c-6a2c98f564f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1961.29