Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 19th century
Medium
Stoneware with misfired Jun-style glaze
Style
Yixing ware
Dimensions
H x W: 6.4 x 8.3 cm (2 1/2 x 3 1/4 in)
Geography
China, Jiangsu province, Yixing
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.346
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
China, Jun-style ware, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), Yixing ware
Provenance

To 1911
Shir Gu Sai, China, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Shir Gu Sai, in 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. 2131, 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
Shir Gu Sai (C.L. Freer source)

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

Copyright with museum