Tomb figure of a barking dog

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Former owner
John Fenning (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1917
John Fenning, New York, to 1917 [1]
From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from John Fenning in 1917 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 2522, 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
Eastern Han dynasty (25 - 220)
funerary
dog
China
earthenware
Chinese Art
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Medium
Earthenware with copper-green lead-silicate glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 25 x 27.7 cm (9 13/16 x 10 7/8 in)
Related Online Resources
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
China
early 1st-early 3rd century
Period
Eastern Han dynasty
Type
Ceramic
Sculpture
Accession Number
F1917.216a-b