Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 17th-19th century
Medium
Stoneware with iron glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 33.8 x 23.2 cm (13 5/16 x 9 1/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1906.12
On View Location
Freer Gallery 12: The Peacock Room Comes to America
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vase

Keywords
China, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), stoneware
Provenance

To 1906
Spier Collection, London, to 1906 [1]

From 1906 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), puchased from Spier Collection, London in 1906 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 8, 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
Julius Spier (C.L. Freer source) 1848 - 1923

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

Copyright with museum