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Medium:
Stoneware with white glaze and random splashes of copper green pigment
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 12 x 9.3 cm (4 3/4 x 3 5/8 in)
Style:
Shiwan (Shekwan) ware
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Shiwan (Shekwan) kilns, Foshan, Guangdong province, China
Date:
17th-19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Provenance:
To ?
Unknown Japanese collector, purchased in Thailand. [1]
From ? to 1965
Dean Frasché, acquired in Japan from an unknown Japanese collector. [2]
From 1965
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Dean Frasché. [3]
Notes:
[1] According to remarks from Louise Cort dated May 20, 2015, Dean Frasché acquired bottle “…in Japan from a Japanese collector or dealer who had bought them in Thailand and believed them to be Japanese…” See Curatorial Remark 7 in the object record.
[2] See Curatorial Remarks 6 and 7 in the object record.
[3] See note 2.
Collection:
Freer Study Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Dean Frasché (1906-1994)
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Shiwan ware  Search this
stoneware  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dean Frasché
Accession Number:
FSC-P-2221
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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/ye3712c874a-692f-4904-84f8-53626f2db662
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-P-2221