Tea bowl, E-Karatsu type

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Maker(s)
Artist: Studio of Nakazato Tarouemon XII (Muan) (1895 - 1985)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, ca. 1968
Medium
Stoneware with iron decoration under feldspathic glaze
Style
Karatsu ware, E-Karatsu type
Dimensions
H x Diam: 8.1 x 13.9 cm (3 3/16 x 5 1/2 in)
Geography
Japan, Saga prefecture, Karatsu, Ochawangama kiln
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John Alexander Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-2231a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Tea bowl

Keywords
Japan, Karatsu ware, E-karatsu type, Showa era (1926 - 1989), stoneware, tea
Provenance

To 1982
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington, D.C. [1]

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. [2]

From 1986
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mrs. John A. Pope, Washington D.C. [3]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record.

[2] See object record.

[3] See note 2.

Previous Owner(s)

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

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Rights Statement

Copyright with artist