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Catalog Data

Medium:
Stoneware with iron glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam (overall): 58.4 x 40.5 cm (23 x 15 15/16 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Song Be province or Guangdong province, Southern Vietnam or China
Date:
18th-early 20th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Description:
Jar of ovoid form with angular shoulder, tall neck, flared mouth and flatten rim, slightly splayed foot and recessed base with a circular mark. Eight grooved loop handles on shoulder.
Clay: buff-grey stoneware.
Glaze: caramel brown, low gloss, transparent; falls short of foot.
Decoration: a row of stamped flower motifs alternate with loop handles on shoulder, right above a band of incised leafy scroll. Below this band is a row of stamped cloud collars. Two pairs of incised upright dragon confronting a flaming pearl in alternate with a lotus spray and a flower spray on body.
Provenance:
From circa 1972-1975 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]
From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005
Notes:
[1] Object file.
This object was collected in Vietnam between 1972 or 1973 and 1975, while Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Saigon. The major sources were dealers in Saigon.
Collection:
National Museum of Asian Art Collection
Exhibition History:
Taking Shape: Ceramics in Southeast Asia (April 1, 2007 to December 4, 2011)
Previous custodian or owner:
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge ((1914-2004) and (1907-2000))
Victor and Takako Hauge ((1919-2013) and (1923-2015))
Topic:
dragon  Search this
flower  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
lotus  Search this
China  Search this
Vietnam  Search this
stoneware  Search this
brown and black glaze  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Hauge collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
S2005.56
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
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/ye36fc8ddb6-96e0-463d-86f7-fa5e9d9e094e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2005.56