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Ewer

Medium:
Porcelain with transparent pale blue (qingbai) glaze
Dimensions:
H x W: 22 x 12.1 cm (8 11/16 x 4 3/4 in)
Style:
Qingbai ware
Type:
Ceramic, Vessel
Origin:
Jiangxi province, China
Topic:
Qingbai ware, Northern Song dynasty (960 - 1127), wine, China, porcelain, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
On View:
Freer: The Peacock Room Comes to America
Date:
late 11th-early 12th century
Period:
Northern Song dynasty
Accession Number:
F1907.285
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
Unknown owners, Seoul [1] From 1884-1898 to 1907 Dr. Horace N. Allen (1858-1932), Toledo, OH, purchased from unknown owners, in Seoul, during 1884-1898 [2] From 1907 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dr. Horace N. Allen in 1907 [3] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [4] Notes: [1] Horace N. Allen acquired his collection in Seoul between 1884 and 1898. See Horace Allen, Copy of a Certified Catalogue of a Collection of Ancient Korean Pottery: purchased and owned by Horace Newton Allen (Nak Tong [Korea]: Seoul Press, 1901), pg. 7. [2] See Original Pottery List, L. 1604, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, Pamphlets S.I. 738 and S.I. 739 for Allen Correspondence, as well as Pamphlet S.I. 740, Original Allen Catalogue, No. 3, pg. 8. [3] See note 2. [4] 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.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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