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Black Raku tea bowl with pine motif

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At A Glance

On View
  • Period

    1912-1926
  • Geography

    Kyoto, Japan
  • Material

    Earthenware with Black Raku glaze
  • Dimension

    H x Diam: 8.1 × 11 cm (3 3/16 × 4 5/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F2019.5.5a-k
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F2019.5.5a-k

Object Details

  • Artist

    Raku Keinyu XI (1817-1902)
  • Description

    Tea bowl of low cylindrical shape with thickly layered black Raku glaze and three sprigs of pine incised on front of vessel, artist's seal impressed on base of bowl within foot ring.
  • Marks

    artist's seal impressed on base of bowl within foot ring
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Knotted Clay: Raku Ceramics and Tea (December 9, 2023 - ongoing)
  • Origin

    Kyoto, Japan
  • Credit Line

    The Kinsey Chanoyu Collection, Gift of Gregory Kinsey
  • Type

    Vessel
  • On View

    Freer Gallery 20a: Knotted Clay: Raku Ceramics and Tea
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