Sake cup, Cizhou style

Artist: Koyama Fujio 小山冨士夫 (1900-1975)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, ca. 1974
Stoneware with white slip under clear glaze, enamels over glaze
H x Diam: 4.8 x 7.7 cm (1 7/8 x 3 1/16 in)
Japan, Gifu prefecture, Toki City, Hananoki kiln
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John Alexander Pope
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel

Sake cup

Japan, sake, Showa era (1926 - 1989), stoneware, wine

To 1974
Koyama Fujio, Hananoki kiln, Toki city, Gifu prefecture, Japan. [1]

From 1974 to 1982
John A. Pope (1906-1982), Washington, DC, gift of Koyama Fujio, Japan. [2]

From 1982 to 1986
Mrs. John A. Pope, Washington, DC, ownership transferred to Mrs. Pope after the death of her husband, John A. Pope. [3]

From 1986
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mrs. John A. Pope, Washington DC [4]


[1] See Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See object record.

[4] See note 3.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Dr. John Alexander Pope 1906-1982
Annemarie Henle Pope 1907-2001

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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