Kyoto ware or Satsuma ware vase

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Historical period(s)
Meiji era, ca. 1893-1899
Medium
Stoneware with red pigment under colorless glaze
Style
Kyoto ware or Satsuma ware
Dimensions
H x W x D: 11.8 x 5.4 x 5.4 cm (4 5/8 x 2 1/8 x 2 1/8 in)
Geography
Japan, Kyoto or Kagoshima prefecture
Credit Line
Bequest of Isabel S. Kurtz
Accession Number
F1991.36
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vase

Keywords
Japan, Kyoto ware, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), Satsuma ware, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To ?
Charles M. Kurtz (1855-1909). [1]

To 1991
Isabel S. Kurtz (1901-1991). [2]

From 1991
Freer Gallery of Art, bequest of Isabel S. Kurtz (1901-1991). [3]

Notes:

[1] Ms. Isabel Kurtz bequeathed the group of Asian ceramics, F1991.19-.44, to the Freer Gallery of Art. These objects had been collected by her father, Charles M. Kurtz, who was a friend of Charles Freer. Also see Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office.

[3] See note 2.

Previous Owner(s)

Isabel S. Kurtz 1901 - 1991
Charles M. Kurtz 1855 - 1909

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

Copyright with museum