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Artist:
Okabe Mineo (1919-1990)  Search this
Medium:
Stoneware with copper-green glaze
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 7 x 24.5 cm (2 3/4 x 9 5/8 in)
Type:
Vessel
Origin:
Hiradobashi (Toyota), Aichi prefecture, Japan
Date:
ca. 1953-1954
Period:
Showa era
Description:
Straight-sided bowl (dorabachi) in Green Oribe format.
Mark: incised on base, "Mine" (mark in shape of peak, "mine").
Box, paulownia wood. Inscribed on front of lid: "Ao Oribe / dorabachi (gong-shaped basin) ... Mineo" [square red seal: "Mine"].
Signatures:
(L.Cort June 2009): Incised on base: "Mine" (mark in shape of peak, "mine").
Provenance:
From early 1950s to 2010
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]
From 2010
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2010
Notes:
[1] Curatorial notes: Purchased by Victor Hauge from the artist Okabe Mineo in his studio in the early 1950s.
Victor visited Okabe's workshop in the early 1950s and bought everything that was available for sale.
Collection:
National Museum of Asian Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Victor and Takako Hauge ((1919-2013) and (1923-2015))
Topic:
Showa era (1926 - 1989)  Search this
Japan  Search this
stoneware  Search this
copper-green glaze  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Hauge collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number:
S2010.25
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/ye33f5ae14e-d63e-437a-8511-a1342161a390
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2010.25