Box, one section of a stack of containers

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Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 19th century
Medium
Porcelain with white slip under clear glaze; wooden lid.
Style
Dehua ware
Dimensions
H x W: 3 x 9.5 cm (1 3/16 x 3 3/4 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1914.65a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Container
Type

Box

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

To 1914
Huang Zhonghui (circa 1870- after 1923), to 1914 [1]

From 1914 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Huang Zhonghui, in New York, in 1914 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2413, 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
Huang Zhonghui (C.L. Freer source) ca. 1870-after 1923

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

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