Vase, one of a pair with F1996.33.2

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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 19th century
  • Geography

    Gojozaka, Kyoto, Japan
  • Material

    Porcelain with enamels over clear glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W: 32.2 x 14 cm (12 11/16 x 5 1/2 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Kanzan Denshichi 幹山伝七 (1821-1890)
  • Description

    See comment #1.
  • Inscriptions

    1. (Louise A. Cort, 19 November 1996) Signature of Kanzan Denshichi on the base.
  • Provenance

    To ca. 1985
    Unknown English dealer. [1]
    From ca. 1985 to 1996
    Andy Saylor, Richmond, Virginia, acquired from an unknown English dealer specializing in furniture. [2]
    From 1996
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Andy Saylor, Richmond, Virginia. [3]
    [1] See Curatorial Remark 5 in the object record.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] See note 1. See also Acquisition Consideration Form, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Real and Imagined Places in Japanese Art (March 4 to October 21, 2001)
    Japanese Art of the Meiji Era (September 20, 1997 to April 26, 1998)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Andy Saylor
  • Origin

    Gojozaka, Kyoto, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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