Tea bowl in tenmoku shape

Artist: Hirado Gasho XIV (1914-2005)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, ca. 1971
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Hirado ware
H x W: 6.3 x 11.5 cm (2 1/2 x 4 1/2 in)
Japan, Nagasaki prefecture, Mikawachi
Credit Line
Anonymous gift
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel

Tea bowl (tenmoku chawan)

cobalt pigment, Hirado ware, insect, Japan, pine tree, porcelain, Showa era (1926 - 1989), tea
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
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