Artist: Takatori Seizan XI (1908-1982)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, circa 1980
Stoneware with iron and rice-straw-ash glazes
Takatori ware
H x Diam (overall): 7.3 x 11.1 cm (2 7/8 x 4 3/8 in)
Japan, Fukuoka prefecture
Credit Line
Gift of Takatori Seizan XI
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel

Tea bowl

Japan, Showa era (1926 - 1989), stoneware, Takatori ware, tea

To 1981
Takatori Seizan XI (1908-1982), Japan. [1]

From 1981
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Takatori Seizan XI, Japan. [2]


[1] Takatori Seizan XI (1908-1982), the head of the Takatori workshop donated the tea bowl in 1981. See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Takatori Seizan XI 1908-1982

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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