Yamanaka and Company, New York. 
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Yamanaka and Company, New York. 
 Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.
 See note 1.
- Previous Owner(s)
Yamanaka and Co.
The strikingly simple shape of this unadorned bowl highlights the characteristic blue-green color and satiny, jadelike surface of the mature Longquan glaze. A thick welt of glaze below the rim on the outside of the bowl shows that care was taken to apply the glaze as thickly as possible.
- Published References
- Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 16.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum