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染付養老瀧山水孝子文酒入
Wine Bottle with Landscape and Waterfall

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
late 18th–early 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration (Hirado ware)
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Accession Number:
93.3.27
Not on view
The more painterly quality of the underglaze cobalt-blue decoration on this piece reflects a trend in nineteenth-century ceramics.
Captain Frank Brinkley , Tokyo (1893; sold to Smith). ; Charles Stewart Smith , New York (1893; donated to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Kodai-ji Lacquer," 1995.

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