To 1918Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1918 From 1918 to 1919Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York in 1918 From 1920The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 Notes: Undated folder sheet note. See Original Pottery List, L. 2584, 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
A molded and carved design of a single large tree-peony blossom fills the interior of this six-lobed bowl.
- Published References
Sekai toji zenshu (Catalogue of the World's Ceramics). 16 vols, Tokyo, 1955-1958. pl. 74.Robert P. Griffing Jr. The Art of the Korean Potter: Silla, Koryo, Yi. New York and Greenwich, CT, Spring 1968. cat. 26.Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 226.Korean Art in the Freer and Sackler Galleries. Washington, D.C. no. 6.12, p. 89.
- Collection Area(s)
- Korean Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum