Two sake cups

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    Kyoto, Japan
  • Material

  • Dimension

    H x Diam (each): 6 × 5.4 cm (2 3/8 × 2 1/8 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Akiyama Yo 秋山 陽 (born 1953)
  • Provenance

    From 1994 to 2017
    Halsey and Alice North, New York, New York, gift of the artist, Akiyama Yo in 1994. [1]
    From 2017
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Halsey and Alice North, New York, New York. [2]
    [1] In 1994, the artist, Akiyama Yo brought the pieces from Kyoto, Japan as a gift to Halsey and Alice North. See Acquisition Consideration Form, object file, Collections Management Office.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Halsey and Alice North
  • Origin

    Kyoto, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Halsey and Alice North
  • Type

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