Yamanaka & Co., Washington, D.C. 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Yamanaka & Co., Washington, D.C. in April, 1929. 
 Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
 See note 1.
- Previous Owner(s)
Yamanaka and Co.
Pottery with "three-color" glaze. Clay: buff white. Glaze: mottled blue, yellow and white with fine crackle. Earth adhesions. Decoration: modelled figure of a lion biting its right hind leg and seated on a rock; three large round perforations in sides of rock.
- Published References
- Grace Dunham Guest A.G. Wenley. Annotated Outlines of the History of Chinese Arts. Washington, 1949. p. 8.
- Chang Wanli. Tang san cai you tao (Three-Colour Glaze Pottery of the T'ang Dynasty). 3 vols., Hong Kong. pl. 64.
- Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 15.
- Capolavori nei secoli: Enciclopedia di tutte i popoli in tutti i tempi. 12 vols., Milan, 1961 - 1964. p. 49.
- Warren E. Cox. The Book of Pottery and Porcelain. 2 vols., New York. p. 109, pl. 28.
- Mayuyama Junkichi. Obei shuzo chugoku toji zuroku (Chinese Ceramics in the West). Tokyo. pl. 6.
- Koyama Fujio. T'ang Three-Color Glazes. no. 1 Tokyo, January 1963. opp. p. 27.
- Koyama Fujio. Sansai (Tri-Color Pottery). vol. 76 Tokyo, September 1972. fig. 71.
- Chugoku bijutsu (Chinese Art in Western Collections). 5 vols., Tokyo, 1972-1973. pl. 103.
- William Watson. Tang and Liao Ceramics. New York, 1984. .
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
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- Rights Statement
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