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Catalog Data

Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 13.5 x 14.8 x 14.8 cm (5 5/16 x 5 13/16 x 5 13/16 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Kyoto, Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period
Previous custodian or owner:
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
Provenance:
To 1899
Yamanaka and Company, to 1899 [1]
From 1899 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka and Company in 1899 [2]
From 1920
The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Voucher No. 41, December 1899, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. This wooden box originally held one teabowl by Ishikawa Jozan (1583-1672).
The teabowl given to Mrs. Stephen Rhoades by C.L. Freer in May 1917 (for more information, see Curatorial Remark 1, Elizabeth Duley, June 2001, and Curatorial Remark 2, Louise Cort, July 15, 2010, in the object record).
[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.
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
FSC-W-35a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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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
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