Sake cup, Karatsu style

citation

Maker(s)
Artist: Koyama Fujio 小山冨士夫 (1900 - 1975)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, ca. 1974
Medium
Stoneware with iron pigment under wood-ash glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam: 5 x 7.6 cm (1 15/16 x 3 in)
Geography
Japan, Gifu prefecture, Toki City, Hananoki kiln
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John Alexander Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-2226
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Sake cup

Keywords
Japan, sake, Showa era (1926 - 1989), stoneware, wine
Provenance

To 1974
Koyama Fujio, Hananoki kiln, Toki city, Gifu prefecture, Japan. [1]

From 1974 to 1982
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington, D.C., gift of Koyama Fujio, Japan. [2]

From 1982 to 1986
Mrs. John A. Pope, Washington, D.C., ownership transferred to Mrs. Pope after the death of her husband, John A. Pope. [3]

From 1986
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mrs. John A. Pope, Washington D.C. [4]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See object record.

[4] See note 3.

Previous Owner(s)

Mrs. John Alexander Pope
Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906 - 1982

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

Copyright with artist