To 1909Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1909 From 1909 to 1919Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1909 From 1920Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 Notes: Undated folder sheet note. See Original Pottery List, L. 1911, 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)
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
When both light and dark-colored slips are used in the decoration of a single piece, complex decorative schemes relying on the contrast between black and white tones are made possible. This bottle shows the minute detail possible in inlaid slip decoration employing two colors.
- Published References
Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 235.Korean Art in the Freer and Sackler Galleries. Washington, D.C. no. 6.25, p. 107.
- Collection Area(s)
- Korean Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum