Figure of Fukusuke

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Historical period(s)
Edo period or Meiji era, 19th century
Medium
Stoneware with enamels
Style
Kyoto ware (false Ninsei seal)
Dimensions
H x W: 6.5 x 5.3 cm (2 9/16 x 2 1/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Kyoto prefecture, Kyoto
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.398
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Figure: Fukusuke

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Kyoto ware, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), stoneware
Provenance

To 1911
Sato, Nagasaki, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Sato in 1911 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2185, 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
Sato (C.L. Freer source)

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

Copyright with museum