Maker(s)
Artist: Temmokusan Gyokusen
Historical period(s)
Meiji era, late 19th century; false date of 1764
Medium
Porcelain
Style
Satsuma ware
Dimensions
H x W: 11.8 x 4.3 cm (4 5/8 x 1 11/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Patricia C. Dodge.
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-4256
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vase

Keywords
Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), Satsuma ware
Provenance

From at least 1959 to ?
Patricia C. Dodge, probably purchased in Japan. [1]

To 1994
Estate of Mrs. Patricia C. Dodge. [2]

From 1994
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of the Estate of Mrs. Patricia C. Dodge. [3]

Notes:

[1] According to notes from Louise Cort dated August 15, 1994, “…Mrs. Dodge's will lists Satsuma ceramics bought in Japan circa 1910 and others bought in Kyoto in 1959. Allowing for confusion over the earlier date, this suggests that, at the latest, the vase might have been acquired in 1959.” See Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record.

[2] See object record.

[3] See note 2.

Previous Owner(s)

Estate of Patricia C. Dodge

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