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Medium:
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under transparent, colorless glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 52 x 33.3 cm (20 1/2 x 13 1/8 in)
Style:
Bunwon ware
Type:
Ceramic
Vessel
Origin:
Bunwon kilns, Gwangju city, Gyeonggi-do province, Korea
Date:
19th century
Period:
Joseon period
Previous custodian or owner:
Oriental Art, Benjamin J. Stein
Provenance:
To 1974
Oriental Art, Benjamin J. Stein, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [1]
From 1974
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Oriental Art, Benjamin J. Stein, Amsterdam, The Netherlands in 1974
Notes:
[1] See Freer Gallery of Art Accession List, Collections Management Office. Also, original folder sheet note indicates name of source and location at date of acquisition (see Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record).
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Bunwon ware  Search this
Joseon period (1392 - 1910)  Search this
cobalt pigment  Search this
Korea  Search this
porcelain  Search this
clear glaze  Search this
Korean Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1975.9
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
Korean Ceramics
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
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1975.9