Square brush washer

Maker(s)
Artist: Seal of Chen Mingyuan (active late 17th-early 18th century)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, Kangxi reign, 1662-1722
Medium
Unglazed stoneware
Style
Yixing ware
Dimensions
H x W: 4 x 6.8 cm (1 9/16 x 2 11/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangsu province, Yixing
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1939.71a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Square brush washer

Keywords
China, Kangxi reign (1662 - 1722), Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), stoneware, WWII-era provenance, Yixing ware
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Pang Yuanji. Hsu chai ming tao tu lu (Xuzhai ming tao tu lu) [Catalogue of Chinese Pottery in the Collection of Pang Yuan-chi]. 2 vols. Taipei. vol. 2: p. 9.
  • Shenzhou da guan [Collected Reproductions of Chinese Painting, Calligraphy and Epigraphy]. 16 vols., Shanghai, 1912-1921. cat. 15.
  • Helen Comstock. Some Examples of I-hsing Pottery. vol. 109, no.483 London, March 1942. p. 77.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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