Yixing ware teapot with false mark of Gong Chun

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Maker(s)
Artist: False seal of Gong Chun (active ca. 1506 - 1521)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 19th century
Medium
Unglazed stoneware
Style
Yixing ware
Dimensions
H x W: 5.7 x 17.1 cm (2 1/4 x 6 3/4 in)
Geography
China, Jiangsu province, Yixing
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1939.61a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Teapot

Keywords
China, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), stoneware, tea, WWII-era provenance, Yixing ware
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Tonying and Company

Published References
  • Grace Dunham Guest. Chinese Porcelain at the Freer Gallery of Art. vol. 20, no. 1 Columbus, OH, January 1941. p. 24, fig. 6.
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 117.
  • Pang Yuanji. Hsu chai ming tao tu lu (Xuzhai ming tao tu lu): Catalogue of Chinese Pottery in the Collection of Pang Yuan-chi. 2 vols. Taipei. p. 3.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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