string(21) "edanmdm:fsg_F1904.111" Dehua ware image of seated Buddha - National Museum of Asian Art

Dehua ware image of seated Buddha

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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 16th-mid 17th century
  • Geography

    Dehua kilns, Fujian province, China
  • Material

    Glazed clay
  • Dimension

    H x W: 17.2 x 12.8 cm (6 3/4 x 5 1/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1904.111
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1904.111

Object Details

  • Description

    Seated Buddha. Teakwood stand.
    Paste: white porcelain.
    Glaze: cream-white.
  • Provenance

    1904
    Long Sang Ti and Company, NY [1]
    From 1904 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Long Sang Ti and Company, NY in 1904 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1290,
    Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
    [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.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Chinese Ceramics (March 15, 1982 to July 10, 1986)
    Chinese Art (March 9, 1981 to March 12, 1982)
    Chinese Ceramics (May 9, 1980 to March 6, 1981)
    Chinese Ceramics (April 11, 1978 to September 4, 1980)
    Chinese Art (January 1, 1963 to March 6, 1981)
    Special Exhibition, Chinese Art, 1946 (August 7, 1946 to January 7, 1947)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Long Sang Ti and Company (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    Dehua kilns, Fujian province, China
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Sculpture
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