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Figure of Otafuku

Figure of Otafuku
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Artist
Koemon
Date
19th century
Period
Edo period or Meiji era
Type
Ceramic
Sculpture
Medium
Stoneware with colored glazes
Dimensions
H x W: 17.2 x 9.9 cm (6 3/4 x 3 7/8 in)
Style
Fushimi ware
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
F1905.249
Previous custodian or owner
Siegfried Bing (1838 - 1905) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1905
Siegfried Bing (1838-1905), Paris, to 1905 [1]
From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Siegfried Bing in 1905 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1408, 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
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Fushimi, Kyoto, Kyoto-fu, Japan
Usage
Not determined