Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 19th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Style
Possibly Cizao ware
Dimensions
H x W: 24.6 x 16.3 cm (9 11/16 x 6 7/16 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province, Possibly Cizao kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1916.572
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
China, Cizao ware, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), stoneware
Provenance

To 1916
C.D. McGrath of Shanghai, in New York, to 1916 [1]

From 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from C.D. McGrath of Shanghai, in New York, in 1916 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2498, 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)

C. D. McGrath (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854 - 1919

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

Copyright with museum