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Bottle

Medium:
Porcelain with translucent bluish (qingbai) glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 37.4 x 23.2 cm (14 3/4 x 9 1/8 in)
Style:
Qingbai ware
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Southeastern China
Topic:
Qingbai ware, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368), China, porcelain, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
1279-1368
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Accession Number:
F1897.58
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1897 Yamanaka & Company, to 1897 [1] From 1897 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1897 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Pottery List, L. 91, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. The majority of Charles Lang Freer’s purchases from Yamanaka & Company were made at its New York branch. Yamanaka & Company maintained branch offices, at various times, in Boston, Chicago, London, Peking, Shanghai, Osaka, Nara, and Kyoto. During the summer, the company also maintained seasonal locations in Newport, Bar Harbor, and Atlantic City. [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.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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