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Ewer with Figures in Landscape

Artist:
Silver mounts by Adrian Brandt (Delft, 1660)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1660
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (Hizen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 9 in. (22.9 cm); W. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm); W. with handle 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry Collection, Bequest of Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry, 2000
Accession Number:
2002.447.44
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 201
The elegant silver mounts were made by Adrian Brandt in Delft sometime around 1660, and shortly after the ewer was imported into the Netherlands.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Art from the Gerry Collection in the Metropolitan Museum of Art," November 15, 1989–June 29, 1990.

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