Covered Jar

Artist:
Eiraku Hozen (1795–1854)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1800
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
White porcelain decorated in blue under the glaze (Kyoto ware, Shonzui style)
Dimensions:
H. 8 in. (20.3 cm); Diam. 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. V. Everit Macy, 1923
Accession Number:
23.225.254a, b
Not on view
Marking: Seal: Ka-hin Shiriu (seal conferred on Eiraku by Prince of Kishiu)
Edith Carpenter Macy , New York (until 1923; donated to MMA).