Brazier for iron kettle

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Former owner
Japanese Trading Company (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1899
Japanese Trading Company, New York to 1899 [1]
From 1899 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Japanese Trading Company in 1899 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 5, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See note 1.
[3] 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.
Topic
phoenix
Edo period (1615 - 1868)
Japan
Japanese Art
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Artist
Tokuzan (died 1837)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Medium
Raku-type clay with copper-green lead-silicate glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 23.2 x 32.9 x 32.9 cm (9 1/8 x 12 15/16 x 12 15/16 in)
Related Online Resources
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Tokyo, Japan
1814
Period
Edo period
Type
Ceramic
Vessel
Accession Number
F1899.1