Square dish with design of bamboo grass

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Maker(s)
Artist: Style of Ogata Kenzan (1663-1743) Kyoto workshop, Kenzan style
Historical period(s)
Edo period, late 18th to early 19th century
Medium
Earthenware with iron pigment and enamel under transparent lead glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 1.9 x 19.1 cm (3/4 x 7 1/2 in)
Geography
Japan, Kyoto prefecture, Kyoto
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.403
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Square plate (kanname zara)

Keywords
earthenware, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan
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. 2190, 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)

Published References
  • Richard L. Wilson. The Potter's Brush: The Kenzan Style in Japanese Ceramics. Exh. cat. Washington. cat. 62, p. 146.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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