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Flower basin of the Iga type

Provenance

Made in early 2005; May 26, 2006, exhibited at Koichi Yanagi Oriental Fine Arts, New York City; June 1, 2006, purchased by Halsey and Alice North from Yanagi Koichi, President, Kokon Inc. Oriental Fine Arts, New York City; October, 2006, offered as a gift to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Credit Line

Gift of Halsey and Alice North

Iga shizenyu hanaire

Japanese, Heisei era, 2005

Object Place

Nara City, Mima, Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 10.1 x 76.2 x 34.6 cm (4 x 30 x 13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1826

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with natural ash glaze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware