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Vase with design of a grove of trees

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    Komatsu, Ishikawa prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Porcelain with silver leaf under blue glaze, platinum and gold enamels over glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 39.7 x 28.3 x 28.3 cm (15 5/8 x 11 1/8 x 11 1/8 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Taka Akira (Japan, born 1936)
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    America's Smithsonian (February 9 to August 26, 1997)
    A Selection of Contemporary Japanese Porcelain (May, 21, 1995 to July 18, 2011)
    Contemporary Porcelain from Japan (November 21, 1993 to September 5, 1994)
  • Origin

    Komatsu, Ishikawa prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of the Japan Foundation
  • Type

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