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At A Glance

  • Period

    19th century
  • Geography

    Guangdong province, China
  • Material

    Stoneware with flambe glaze; brass-mounted jade stopper, wooden stand
  • Dimension

    H x W: 10.9 x 6.6 cm (4 5/16 x 2 5/8 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1909.324a-c
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1909.324a-c

Object Details

  • Previous custodian or owner

    Minister Frederic Albert Bouree (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Provenance

    To 1909
    Frédéric Albert Bourée, Paris, to 1909 [1]
    From 1909 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Frédéric Albert Bourée in 1909 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1994, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Frédéric Albert Bourée was the French Minister to Peking during the preceding the Sino-French War.
    [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.
  • Origin

    Guangdong province, China
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Vessel
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