Kenzan style tea bowl with design of mountain retreat
- Tea bowl
- Artist: Style of Ogata Kenzan (1663-1743), Kyoto workshop
- Historical period(s)
- Meiji era, late 19th century
- Stoneware with iron pigment under opaque glaze
- H x W x D: 4.8 x 13 x 13 cm (1 7/8 x 5 1/8 x 5 1/8 in)
- Japan, Kyoto prefecture, Kyoto
- Credit Line
- Gift of Charles Lang Freer
- Freer Gallery of Art
- Accession Number
- Shallow tea-bowl with landscape design.
Clay: Stoneware. Hard, dense, grayish. Hand carved. Five spur marks in foot.
Glaze: white over fawn, crackled. Thickly pitted.
Decoration: in black, under glaze. Buildings in landscape.
Shisui shinsei saku (?), made by Shisui Shinsei [Kenzan])
Seal-mark; "Shoko" (?), painted
Rufus E. Moore, New York to 1896 
From 1896 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Rufus E. Moore in 1896 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Pottery List, L. 385, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
- Former owner
- Rufus E. Moore (C.L. Freer source) (1840 - 1918)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
- On View Location
- Currently not on view
- Collection(s) Area
- Japanese Art
- Web Resource(s)
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
- Copyright with museum