Jar

Artist:
Ōsako Mikio (Japanese, 1940–1995)
Period:
Shōwa period (1926–89)
Date:
ca. 1975
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Stoneware with iron glaze (Tokoname ware)
Dimensions:
H. 14 5/8 in. (37.1 cm); Diam. 15 1/16 in. (38.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mary Griggs Burke, Richard and Peggy Danziger, Frederic E. Ossorio, Mrs. Richard L. Sneider, Ann S. Holmes, John R. Menke, Helen M. Meserve, and Gail Martin Gifts, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.482
Not on view
[ Toyobi Far Eastern Art Inc. , New York, until 1979; sold to MMA]
Albuquerque Museum of Art and History. "Katachi: Form and Spirit in Japanese Art," March 2, 1980–June 8, 1980.

New York. Japan Society Gallery. "Modern Japanese Ceramics in American Collections," December 8, 1993–January 23, 1994.

New Orleans Museum of Art. "Modern Japanese Ceramics in American Collections," March 5, 1994–April 24, 1994.

Honolulu Academy of Arts. "Modern Japanese Ceramics in American Collections," July 14, 1994–August 23, 1994.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Animals, Birds, Insects, and Marine Life in Japanese Art," June 26, 2008–November 30, 2008.