Bowl

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Blue and white bowl with flared rim, round wall, straight foot, recessed base painted with clear glaze.
Clay: light grey stoneware.
Glaze: clear, glossy; thin glaze on rim and inside of footring.
Decoration: painted with underglaze cobalt blue; a floral spray encircled by double rings on central medallion, a band of classic scroll round the interior rim, floral and leafy scroll round the exterior body with cloud scrolls below.

Historical period(s)
Later Le, Mac, or Restored Later Le dynasty, 15th-16th century
Medium
Stoneware with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 8 x 16.1 cm (3 1/8 x 6 5/16 in)
Geography
Northern Vietnam, Hai Duong province, Nam Sach district, Chu Dau kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.87
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
clear glaze, cloud, cobalt pigment, flower, Later Le dynasty (1428 - 1527), Mac dynasty (1527 - 1592), Restored Later Le dynasty (1533 - 1782), stoneware, Vietnam, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1975 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005

Notes:

[1] Object file. Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Saigon (1972 or 1973-1975).

Previous Owner(s)

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

Description

Blue and white bowl with flared rim, round wall, straight foot, recessed base painted with clear glaze.
Clay: light grey stoneware.
Glaze: clear, glossy; thin glaze on rim and inside of footring.
Decoration: painted with underglaze cobalt blue; a floral spray encircled by double rings on central medallion, a band of classic scroll round the interior rim, floral and leafy scroll round the exterior body with cloud scrolls below.

Collection Area(s)
Southeast Asian Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum