Kenzan style Black Raku water jar
- Tea ceremony water jar (mizusashi)
- Artist: Style of Ogata Kenzan (1663-1743), Style of Ogata Kōrin 尾形光琳 (1658-1716), Kyoto workshop , imitation
- Historical period(s)
- Meiji era, late 19th century
- Brown clay; black and clear lead glazes, enamel over glaze
- Raku ware, unknown workshop
- H x W: 16.1 x 12.5 cm (6 5/16 x 4 15/16 in)
- Japan, Kyoto prefecture, Kyoto
- Credit Line
- Gift of Charles Lang Freer
- Freer Gallery of Art
- Accession Number
- Clay: dense, coarse, gray. Hand formed.
Glaze: mirror-black; inside, thin, grayish.
Decoration: in white glaze-relief; crackled.
Signatures of Ogata Korin (1658-1716) and Ogata Kenzan (1663-1743)
Hokkyo Korin ga Kenzan [Jpn].
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. 32, 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