Bowl

profile
profile base interior
Joseon period, second half 15th or early 16th century
Korea, Chungcheong-do province
Stoneware with white inlay under transparent glaze
8.7 x 17.8 x 17.8 cm
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art
F1996.21

Provenance

From 1959-1963 to 1996
Mr. Gregory Henderson (died 1988) and Mrs. Maria Henderson (died 2007), West Medford, MA, acquired in Korea from an unnamed dealer during 1959-1963 [1]

From 1996
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Mrs. Maria Henderson in 1996 [2]

Notes:

[1] Mr. and Mrs. Henderson acquired this object in Korea whilst they were living in Seoul (according to an undated note in the object record). Also, see Curatorial Remark 1, Louise A. Cort, August 27, 1996, in the object record.

[2] See Freer Gallery of Art Accession List, Collections Management Office.