Gourd-shaped serving bowl

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Maker(s)
Artist: Nin'ami Dōhachi 仁阿弥道八 (1783-1855)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1842-1855
Medium
Stoneware with cobalt and iron pigment under clear glaze, gold leaf over glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D (bowl): 6.5 x 16.5 x 23.4 cm (2 9/16 x 6 1/2 x 9 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Kyoto prefecture, Kyoto, Horiuchi village, Momoyama kiln, Fushimi
Credit Line
Purchase — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number
F2011.3a-f
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic
Type

Serving bowl

Keywords
cobalt pigment, Edo period (1615 - 1868), gourd, iron pigment, Japan, Late Edo period (1716 - 1868), stoneware, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Leighton Longhi
Obata

Published References
  • Chado Shiryokan. Chanoyu to Kyotyaki II: Nin'ami, Hozen o chushin ni (Tea and Kyoto ceramics II: centering on Nin'ami and Hozen). Kyoto. fig. 33.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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