Historical period(s)
Modern period, late 19th-early 20th century
Medium
Stoneware with brown and white slips under clear glaze
Style
Cizhou-style ware
Dimensions
H x W: 32.5 x 15.8 cm (12 13/16 x 6 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1919.96
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bottle

Keywords
brown slip, China, Cizhou type ware, Modern period (1912 - present), stoneware, white slip
Provenance

To 1919
You Xiaoxi (late 19th-early 20th century), Shanghai, to 1919 [1]

1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from You Xiaoxi in 1919 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2621, 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
You Xiaoxi (C.L. Freer source) late 19th-early 20th century

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

Copyright with museum