Teapot and Brazier with Design of Birds Flying over Waves, Porcelain with underglaze blue (Hirado ware), Japan

波に飛鳥文急須と火鉢 平戸焼
Teapot and Brazier with Design of Birds Flying over Waves

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
second half of the 18th–first half of the 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain with underglaze blue (Hirado ware)
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Accession Number:
93.3.483a–c
Not on view
Captain Frank Brinkley , Tokyo (1893; sold to Smith).; Charles Stewart Smith , New York (1893; donated to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Storytelling in Japanese Art," November 19, 2011–May 6, 2012.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds in the Art of Japan," February 2, 2013–July 28, 2013.