Ding ware dish with incised design of lotus

Historical period(s)
Northern Song dynasty, 11th-early 12th century
Medium
Porcelain with transparent ivory-toned glaze; metal rim
Style
Ding ware
Dimensions
H x W: 5.7 x 22.2 cm (2 1/4 x 8 3/4 in)
Geography
China, Hebei province
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1905.27
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
China, Ding ware, Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127), porcelain
Provenance

To 1905
Edward G. Getz, New York to 1905 [1]

From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Edward G. Getz in 1905 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1336, 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)

Edward G. Getz (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

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

Copyright with museum