Historical period(s)
Edo period, 18th century
Medium
Stoneware with white slip under clear glaze; gold lacquer repairs
Style
Yatsushiro ware
Dimensions
H x W: 5.3 x 19.9 cm (2 1/16 x 7 13/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Kumamoto prefecture
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1904.329
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, lacquer repair, stoneware, Yatsushiro ware
Provenance

Matsuoka Collection, Kanazawa, Japan [1]

To 1904
Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, to 1904 [2]

From 1904 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, in 1904 [3]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See Original Pottery List, L. 1329, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[3] See note 2.

[4] 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)

Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Matsuoka collection, Kanazawa
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

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

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