Bowl with molded design of fish among waves

Historical period(s)
Goryeo period, mid 12th century
Medium
Stoneware with celadon glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 6 x 16.5 cm (2 3/8 x 6 1/2 in)
Geography
Korea, Jeollanam-do province, Gangjin county, Gangjin kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1917.298
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
fish, Goryeo period (918 - 1392), green glaze, Korea, stoneware
Provenance

To 1917Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1917 [1]From 1917 to 1919Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1917 [2]From 1920The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]Notes:[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Pottery List, L. 2557, 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)

Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Published References

Byung-chang Rhee. Masterpieces of Korean Art. 3 vols., Tokyo. cat. 113.

Collection Area(s)
Korean Art
Web Resources
Korean Ceramics
Google Cultural Institute
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