Ojime with design of iris; see also F1984.45a (inro) and F1984.45c (netsuke)

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Maker(s)
Artist: Miura Ken'ya (1821-1889)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, mid-19th century
Medium
Reddish-buff clay; pigments, enamels under transparent lead glaze.
Dimensions
H x W x D: 1.5 x 1.5 x 1 cm (9/16 x 9/16 x 3/8 in)
Geography
Japan, Tokyo, Mukojima
Credit Line
Gift of Stanley D. Fishman
Accession Number
F1984.45b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Jewelry and Ornament
Type

Ojime

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), iris, Japan, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Stanley D. Fishman

Published References
  • Richard L. Wilson. The Potter's Brush: The Kenzan Style in Japanese Ceramics. Exh. cat. Washington. p. 91, fig. 22.
  • Kenzan no togei, Zuroku hen (Ceramics of Kenzan, 1663-1743). Exh. cat. Tokyo. p. 132, fig. 11.
  • Richard L. Wilson. The Art of Ogata Kenzan: Persona and Production in Japanese Ceramics., 1st ed. New York and Tokyo. fig. 148.
  • Richard L. Wilson Ogasawara Saeko. Ogata Kenzan: Zensakuhin to sono keifu (His Life and Complete Work). 4 vols., Tokyo. fig. 1283-1, -2.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum