Mr. Uyeno, Osaka 
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1904 
From 1904 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in December 1904 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Curatorial Remark 11, Louise Cort, March 4, 2011, in the object record.
 Undated folder sheet note. Also see, S. I. 2, pg. 16, Original Bronze List, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 2.
 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)
This vessel, which seems to be a Japanese invention for the tea ceremony, is modeled on utilitarian bronze objects of China's Zhou dynasty (1050221 B.C.E.). The molded design motifs and artificial patina reflect knowledge of Chinese antique bronzes.
- Collection Area(s)
- Japanese Art
- Web Resources
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- Rights Statement
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