Hara Tomitaro (1868-1939), Yokohama, Japan, to 1909 
From 1909 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), given by Hara Tomitaro in 1909 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 2052, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Hara Tomitaro is better known by his artistic name, Hara Sankei.
 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
Hara Tomitaro (C.L. Freer source) 1868 - 1939
Buff clay, exposed on trimmed foot rim. Iron glaze, black flecked with brown on lower body, deeper black swags over neck and shoulder where redipped; large irregularly shaped patches of crystalline rust brown encircling shoulder. Base glazed.
- Published References
- Louise Allison Cort. Seto and Mino Ceramics. Washington and Honolulu, 1992. cat. 92, pp. 43, 180.
- Collection Area(s)
- Japanese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum