Zerego, Genoa, to 1900 
From 1900 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Zerego in 1900 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 823, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
- Previous Owner(s)
Zerego (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Cream clay. Hand formed, hollow. Square seal "Rakurakuen-sei" (product of Rakurakuen) impressed on inside of hem edge at back of figure. Yellow ash glaze. Repairs to sword, hair, hem, and sleeves; demon's horns missing.
Square seal "Rakurakuen-sei" (product of Rakurakuen) impressed on inside of hem edge at back of figure.
- Published References
- Louise Allison Cort. Seto and Mino Ceramics. Washington and Honolulu, 1992. cat. 82, p. 164.
- Collection Area(s)
- Japanese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum