Dish

Dish with flared mouth, narrow flat rim with raised edge, carved footring and broad base applied with brown wash.
Clay: light grey stoneware.
Glaze: clear, glossy, transparent; mouthrim and footrim unglazed.
Decoration: painted in cobalt blue pigment on white slip. A chrysanthemum with four leafy sprays encircled by a band of cloud scroll on central medallion, a band of four-petalled flower in alternative with leafy tendril on cavetto, a band of classic scroll on narrow flat rim, large lotus panels on exterior.

Historical period(s)
Later Le, Mac, or Restored Later Le dynasty, 15th-16th century
Medium
Stoneware with cobalt pigment and white slip under clear glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 5.3 x 28.7 cm (2 1/16 x 11 5/16 in)
Geography
Northern Vietnam, Hai Duong province, Nam Sach district, Chu Dau kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2005.92
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
chrysanthemum, clear glaze, cloud, cobalt pigment, flower, Hauge collection, Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527), lotus, Mac dynasty (1527 - 1592), Restored Later Le dynasty (1533 - 1782), stoneware, Vietnam, white slip, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1975 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005

Notes:

[1] Object file. Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Saigon (1972 or 1973-1975). Curatorial remarks indicate that some of the Northern Vietnamese pieces were acquired from Mr. Goh in Singapore or from Christie's New York.

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919-2013, 1923-2015)
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge (1914-2004) and (died 2000)

Description

Dish with flared mouth, narrow flat rim with raised edge, carved footring and broad base applied with brown wash.
Clay: light grey stoneware.
Glaze: clear, glossy, transparent; mouthrim and footrim unglazed.
Decoration: painted in cobalt blue pigment on white slip. A chrysanthemum with four leafy sprays encircled by a band of cloud scroll on central medallion, a band of four-petalled flower in alternative with leafy tendril on cavetto, a band of classic scroll on narrow flat rim, large lotus panels on exterior.

Published References
  • Louise Allison Cort, George Williams, David P. Rehfuss. Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia. Washington. .
Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
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