Bunkio Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1901 
From 1901 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunkio Matsuki in 1901 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Pottery List, L. 1065, 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)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Bunkio Matsuki (C.L. Freer source) 1867-1940
Buff clay. Hand formed. Irregular vertical faceting and gouged marks. Mouth opening on flat top cut out in shape of open folding gan. Chocolate brown iron glaze, wiped off base. Inside glazed. Red lacquer repairs to firing cracks in base.
- Published References
- Louise Allison Cort. Seto and Mino Ceramics. Washington and Honolulu, 1992. cat. 86, p. 169.
- Collection Area(s)
- Japanese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum