Collection Area: Japanese Art
Scroll, consisting of 11 sheets of poems removed from backs of 4 doors, F1903.138-141, inclusive. Makimono.
Light gray clay. Four wide loop feet on base, with glazed bottoms. Underglaze iron painted decoration (appearing gray except where iron has bled through glaze and shows dark brown) of watchman’s hut in millet field with two crows. Feldspathic glaze, thick and translucent gray-white; unglazed patch of irregular shape on base. Six spur marks evenly …
Buff clay. Trimmed foot rim. Incised decoration of donkey and rider on shore of lake in center, flowers and grasses in cavetto; combing on flat rim; hand-cut foliation on edge of rim. Copper-tinted green ash glaze of uneven flow; foot unglazed; three round spur marks inside foot rim.