Historical period(s)
Edo period, probably 19th century
Medium
Stoneware with white slip and iron decoration under clear glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 24 x 17.1 cm (9 7/16 x 6 3/4 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1903.234
On View Location
Freer Gallery 12: The Peacock Room Comes to America
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vase

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, landscape, stoneware, white slip
Provenance

To 1903
Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, to 1903 [1]

From 1903 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1903 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:
[1] Undated folder sheet note. Also see Original Pottery List, L. 1627, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] 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
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
The Story of the Beautiful
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum