Cloisonné Bowl

Artist: Kuo Ming Chaio (China, 1917-2014)
Historical period(s)
Modern period, 1985
Cloisonné enamel on metal
H x Diam: 16.5 x 36.9 cm (6 1/2 x 14 1/2 in)
Taiwan, Taibei
Credit Line
Gift of Robert Hale Clague
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Cloisonne, Vessel


goldfish, Modern period (1912 - present)

Robert Kuo [1]

To 1992
Robert Hale Clague, Phoenix, AZ, purchased from Robert Kuo, to 1992 [2]

From 1992
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Robert Hale Clague in 1992


[1] The donor purchased the object from Robert Kuo, son of the artist and himself a cloisonné artist (according to Provenance Remark 1 in the object record).

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Robert Hale Clague
Robert Kuo

Published References
  • Ursula Roberts. Article on the artist. vol. 15, no.5 Hong Kong, September/October 1985. .
  • Louise Allison Cort. Twentieth-century Asian Crafts in the Sackler Gallery. vol. XLIII no. 3. p. 24, fig. 16.
  • Chen Yuan. You ji jinyu yi: Cong chuantong zhong chuangzin zhanpin [From Skilled Technique to Art: Exhibition Objects that Display New Creativity from Within Tradition]. no. 84 Taipei, March 1990. pp. 42-44.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art, Contemporary Art
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