Historical period(s)
Joseon period, second half of 16th century
Medium
Stoneware with dipped white slip under transparent glaze
Style
Buncheong ware, Undae-ri type
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7.4 x 13.4 x 13.4 cm (2 15/16 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in)
Geography
Korea, Jeollanam-do province, Goheung county, Undae-ri kilns
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1996.15
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
Buncheong ware, clear glaze, Joseon period (1392 - 1910), Korea, stoneware, white glaze, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1962
Pak Hyo-sik, Korea, to 1962 [1]

From 1962 to 1996
Mr. Gregory Henderson (died 1988) and Mrs. Maria Henderson (died 2007), West Medford, MA, purchased from Pak Hyo-sik, in Korea, in 1962 [2]

From 1996
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Mrs. Maria Henderson in 1996 [3]

Notes:

[1] Mr. and Mrs. Henderson acquired this object in Korea from Pak Hyo-sik whilst they were living in Seoul (according to an undated note in the object record). See also, Curatorial Remark 1, Louise A. Cort, August 27, 1996, in the object record, as well as Curatorial Remark 5 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See Freer Gallery of Art Accession List, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Mrs. Maria Henderson died 2007

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

Copyright with museum