Historical period(s)
18th-19th century
Medium
Stone-paste painted under glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 26.1 x 10.2 cm (10 1/4 x 4 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1905.244
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
Turkey
Provenance

To 1904
Michel Boy (died 1904), France, to 1904 [1]

From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from the sale of the Michel Boy Collection, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, May 15-27, 1905, through Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951) [2]

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

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Voucher No. 1, October 1905, and Original Pottery List, L. 1402, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[2] 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)

Michel Boy died 1904
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Dikran Garabed Kelekian (C.L. Freer source) 1868 - 1951

Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Ottoman Art at the Freer Gallery of Art. no. 4 Istanbul, 1970-1971. p. 196.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum