Yue ware lamp

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    4th-5th century
  • Geography

    Zhejiang province, China
  • Material

    Stoneware with gray-green glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 10.5 x 14.6 x 14.6 cm (4 1/8 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Provenance

    Judith and Arthur Hart Burling [1]
    From at least 1961
    Howard D. Levine, from at least 1961 [2]
    To 1991
    Lesley R. Levine, Oakland, CA, by descent from Howard D. Devine, to 1991
    From 1991
    Freer Gallery of Art, given by Lesley R. Levine in 1991
    [1] According to a manuscript in the possession of Lesley R. Levine that documented the Levine collection (see Curatorial Note 6, Louise Cort, December 6, 1991 and February 8, 1997, in the object record).
    [2] See note 1. See also, the photocopy of a typewritten section of "A Partial Description of Art Objects and Antiques in the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Levine," dated 1961, in the object file.
    Also, the object was examined by John A. Pope at the Freer Gallery of Art in April 1959 (see Curatorial Note 1 in the object record).
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Shades of Green and Blue: Chinese Celadon Ceramics (July 15, 1997 to September 7, 2004)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Levine
    Judith and Arthur Hart Burling
    Lesley R. Levine
  • Origin

    Zhejiang province, China
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Lesley R. Levine in memory of Howard D. Levine and Norma G. Levine
  • Type

    Furniture and Furnishing
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