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Title

Jar with design of sea creatures and net in relief

late 19th century

Artists

Meiji export ware

Japan

circa 1872 – circa 1910

Alternate image of Jar with design of sea creatures and net in relief by Matsumoto Hōen, Meiji export ware
Alternate image of Jar with design of sea creatures and net in relief by Matsumoto Hōen, Meiji export ware
Alternate image of Jar with design of sea creatures and net in relief by Matsumoto Hōen, Meiji export ware
  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Meiji period 1868 - 1912 → Japan
    Date
    late 19th century
    Media category
    Ceramic
    Materials used
    enamelled porcelain
    Dimensions
    37.8 x 22.8 cm :

    a - jar, 28.5 x 22.8 cm

    b - outer lid, 4.4 x 12 cm

    c - inner lid, 2.9 x 10.3 cm

    d - stand, 7.2 x 20.8 cm

    Signature & date

    Signed c. base of part a - jar, in Japanese, inscribed "Nihon Tokyo Matsumoto Hôen ga [picture by Matsumoto Hôen in Tokyo, Japan]" [artist's seal]. Not dated.

    Signed c. underside of part d - stand, in Japanese [inscribed],"Nihon Tokyo Matsumoto Hôen ga [picture by Matsumoto Hôen in Tokyo, Japan]" [and artist's seal]. Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of the Japanese Commissioners at the Sydney International Exhibition 1879. Accessioned 1889.
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    2439.a-d
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Matsumoto Hōen

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    1

    Artist information
    Meiji export ware

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    Where the work was made

    Japan

  • Exhibition history

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