A Chrysanthemum-shaped, Kakiemon ware, deep bowl

Historical period(s)
Meiji era or later, 1868-1912
Medium
Porcelain with iron under clear glaze
Style
Arita ware, Kakiemon style
Dimensions
H x W: 9.5 x 22.5 cm (3 3/4 x 8 7/8 in)
Geography
Japan, Saga prefecture, Arita
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1954.123
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
Arita ware, Kakiemon type, Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), porcelain, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1954
Mathias Komor, New York. [1]

From 1954
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Mathias Komor, New York. [2]

Notes:

[1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Mathias Komor 1909-1984

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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