Bowl on tall foot

Historical period(s)
Joseon period, second half of 16th century
Stoneware with dipped white slip under clear glaze
Buncheong ware, Undae-ri type
H x W x D: 11.4 x 13.7 x 13.7 cm (4 1/2 x 5 3/8 x 5 3/8 in)
Korea, Jeollanam-do province, Goheung county, Undae-ri kilns
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


Buncheong ware, clear glaze, Joseon period (1392 - 1910), Korea, stoneware, white slip, WWII-era provenance

From 1959-1963 to 1996Mr. Gregory Henderson (died 1988) and Mrs. Maria Henderson (died 2007), West Medford, MA, acquired in Korea from an unnamed dealer during 1959-1963 [1]From 1996Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Mrs. Maria Henderson in 1996 [2]Notes:[1] Mr. and Mrs. Henderson acquired this object in Korea whilst they were living in Seoul (according to an undated note in the object record). Also, see Curatorial Remark 1, Louise A. Cort, August 27, 1996, in the object record.[2] See Freer Gallery of Art Accession List, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Mrs. Maria Henderson died 2007

Published References

National Museum of Korea. Dong an son saeng su jip munhwa jae (Lee Hong-kun Collection Catalogue). Seoul. .Akaboshi Goro Nakamaru Heiichiro. Richo: Chosen no yakimono., Shohan. Kyoto. p. 86, pl. 26.Kang Kyong Suk. Hanguk Dojasa (Korean Ceramics History). Seoul. p. 330.

Collection Area(s)
Korean Art
Web Resources
Korean Ceramics
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