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Seated Kannon and dragon

Seated Kannon and dragon
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Date
second half 19th century
Period
Edo period or Meiji era
Type
Ceramic
Sculpture
Medium
Stoneware with enamels over clear, colorless glaze
Dimensions
H x W: 46.1 x 32.1 cm (18 1/8 x 12 5/8 in)
Style
Satsuma ware, Nishiki type
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
F1901.16
Previous custodian or owner
Charles C. Coleman (1840-1928) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1901
Charles C. Coleman (1840-1928), Capri, to 1901 [1]
From 1901 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Charles C. Coleman in 1901 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 784, 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.
Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Related Online Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Origin
Kagoshima prefecture, Japan