Figure of a rabbit

Historical period(s)
Northern Song dynasty, early 12th century
Medium
Porcelain with iron pigment under clear, colorless glaze
Style
Ding ware
Dimensions
H x W: 3.3 x 2 cm (1 5/16 x 13/16 in)
Geography
China, Hebei province, Dingxian
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1916.701
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Figure: rabbit

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

From at least 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), acquired by at least 1916 [1]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]

Notes:

[1] See Reserved Pottery List, R. 6527, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. According to Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record, there are no purchase details recorded for this object.

[2] 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

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

Copyright with museum