Y. Fujita and Company, Kyoto, to 1911 
From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Y. Fujita and Company in 1911 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 2180, 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)
Y. Fujita and Company (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Buff clay. Foot rim hand cut in irregular spiral. Around base, incised design of water wheel and grasses. Clear, glassy feldspathic glaze, translucent white where thick, over red iron oxide slip, appearing pale red under glaze; partially exposed on base. Two fingerprints in glaze near base. Base unglazed.
- Published References
- Louise Allison Cort. Seto and Mino Ceramics. Washington and Honolulu, 1992. cat. 107, p. 46.
- Collection Area(s)
- Japanese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum