Figure of a peacock

citation

Historical period(s)
Angkor period, 1075-1250
Medium
Stoneware with iron pigment under wood-ash glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 15.8 x 14.7 x 11.1 cm (6 1/4 x 5 13/16 x 4 3/8 in)
Geography
Cambodia or Northeast Thailand
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge
Accession Number
S1996.154.1
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Sculpture
Type

Figure: peacock

Keywords
Angkor period (802 - 1431), bird, Cambodia, green glaze, iron pigment, peacock, stoneware, Thailand, wood-ash glaze, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From circa 1970-72 to 1996
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 1996
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge in 1996 [2]

Notes:

[1] Object file. Most likely acquired from a dealer in Ayutthaya or Bangkok, circa 1970-1972.

[2] Ownership of collected objects sometimes changed between the Hauge families.

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015)
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge (1914-2004) and (died 2000)

Published References
  • Thomas Lawton Thomas W. Lentz. Beyond the Legacy: Anniversary Acquisitions for the Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. vol. 1 Washington, 1998. pp. 208-211.
Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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