Base of lidded bowl (lid missing), Takatori ware

Historical period(s)
Edo period or Meiji era, 1750-1880
Medium
Stoneware with clear and rice-straw ash glazes; red lacqer repairs
Style
Takatori ware
Dimensions
H x W: 5.9 x 11.4 cm (2 5/16 x 4 1/2 in)
Geography
Japan, Fukuoka prefecture
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1901.33
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl (futajawan)

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, lacquer repair, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), rice-straw-ash glaze, stoneware, Takatori ware
Provenance

To 1901
R. Wagner, Berlin, to 1901 [1]

From 1901 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from R. Wagner in 1901 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 876, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

R. Wagner (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854 - 1919

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum