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Artist:
Tomioka Tessai 富岡鉄斎 (1836-1924)  Search this
Kiyomizu Rokubei IV 清水六兵衛 (1848-1920)  Search this
Medium:
Stoneware with ash glaze and underglaze iron brown
Dimensions:
H x Diam (with lid): 18.5 × 16 cm (7 5/16 × 6 5/16 in)
Diam (foot): 11 cm (4 5/16 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th or early 20th century
Period:
Meiji era
Description:
Kyoto ware. Box.
Provenance:
? to 2015
Oranda jin, Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands [1]
From 2015 to 2020
Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle, WA, purchased from Oranda jin on April 2, 2015 [2]
From 2020
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle, WA [3]
Notes:
[1] Per information provided by the Cowles. See Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection 2020 Gift List for the Freer/Sackler, object file, Collections Management Office.
[2] See note 1.
[3] See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management Office.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Exhibition History:
Meeting Tessai: Modern Japanese Art from the Cowles Collection (August 13, 2022 to January 28, 2024)
Previous custodian or owner:
Cheney Cowles
Mary Cowles
Oranda jin
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
The Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, Gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles
Accession Number:
F2020.4.2a-d
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/ye3fdd4a7e2-36fb-491d-bf2e-a679ab3153f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F2020.4.2a-d