Tall cylindrical saké cup

Maker(s)
Artist: Nakazato Takashi (born 1937)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, May 1976
Medium
Unglazed Tanegashima stoneware
Style
Karatsu ware
Dimensions
H x Diam: 6.2 x 5.9 cm (2 7/16 x 2 5/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Saga prefecture, Karatsu, Ryutagama kiln (first firing)
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John Alexander Pope
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-2237
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Sake cup

Keywords
Japan, Karatsu ware, sake, Showa era (1926 - 1989), stoneware
Provenance

To 1982
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington, DC [1]

From 1982 to 1986
Mrs. John A. Pope, Washington, DC, ownership transferred to Mrs. Pope after the death of her husband, John A. Pope. [2]

From 1986
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mrs. John A. Pope, Washington DC [3]

Notes:

[1] See Study Collection catalogue card, Collections Management Office. See also Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906-1982
Annemarie Henle Pope 1907 - 2001

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