Saké bottle, Chosen Karatsu type

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Maker(s)
Artist: Studio of Nakazato Tarouemon XII (Muan) (1895 - 1985)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, ca. 1972
Medium
Stoneware with iron and rice-straw-ash glazes
Style
Karatsu ware, Chosen Karatsu type
Dimensions
H x Diam: 19.6 x 10.5 cm (7 11/16 x 4 1/8 in)
Geography
Japan, Saga prefecture, Karatsu, Ochawangama kiln
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John Alexander Pope
Accession Number
FSC-P-2234a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Sake bottle (tokkuri)

Keywords
Japan, Karatsu ware, Chosen Karatsu type, sake, Showa era (1926 - 1989), stoneware
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 5 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
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with artist