Judith and Arthur Hart Burling 
From at least 1961
Howard D. Levine, from at least 1961 
Lesley R. Levine, Oakland, CA, by descent from Howard D. Devine, to 1991
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Lesley R. Levine in 1991
 According to a manuscript in the possession of Lesley R. Levine that documented the Levine collection (see Curatorial Note 6, Louise Cort, December 6, 1991 and February 8, 1997, in the object record).
 See note 1. See also, the photocopy of a typewritten section of "A Partial Description of Art Objects and Antiques in the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Levine," dated 1961, in the object file. Also, the object was examined by John A. Pope at the Freer Gallery of Art in April 1959 (see Curatorial Note 1 in the object record).
- Previous Owner(s)
Lesley R. Levine
Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Levine
Judith and Arthur Hart Burling
The glaze on early Yue ware such as this oil lamp is usually grayish green in color and uneven in thickness. Because of difficulties in regulating the kiln atmosphere, glazes sometimes misfired beige, as seen on some areas of this lamp.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Web Resources
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- Rights Statement
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