To 1907Unidentified owner, Japan, to 1907 From 1907 to 1919Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased in Japan from an unidentified owner in spring 1907 From 1920Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 Notes: See Original Pottery List, L. 1568, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See note 1.  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)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Bowl, compressed ovoidal; bold foot. Gold lacquer repairs.
Clay: hard, grayish.
Glaze: reddish-tan splashed with slate gray.
Decoration: cream-white hakeme, blistered and broken.
Under the thickly brushed slip is a full array of stamped and combed decoration, which would have been more visible had more of the slip been brushed off.
- Published References
Chado Shiryokan. Kaiseki Utensils. Kyoto. cat. 106.Korean Art in the Freer and Sackler Galleries. Washington, D.C. no. 4.21, p. 60.Tsuji Kaiichi. Urasenke Kaiseki. Kyoto. p. 160.
- Collection Area(s)
- Korean Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum