Brush washer with incised decoration

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Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Medium
Porcelain with clear colorless glaze
Style
Dehua ware
Dimensions
H x W: 4.2 x 8.8 cm (1 5/8 x 3 7/16 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.325
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Brush washer

Keywords
China, Dehua ware, porcelain, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance

To 1911
Unidentified owner, Kai Feng-fu, Honan, China, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from an unidentified owner in Kai Feng-fu, Honan, China, in 1911 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2095, 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

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum