Asian Art
Artist: Katō Shuntai, Japanese, 1799–1878

Chawan

1615–1868

Shino ware, white glaze

3 3/8 × 5 in. (8.5 × 12.7 cm)
Gift of Pia Christina Ossorio in memory of Frederic E. Ossorio, B.A. 1942
2013.42.3a-b
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Bennet A. Moskin (1922–1992) , New York; sold to Frederic E. Ossorio (1919–2005), Boulder, Colo., September 10, 1977; by descent to his daughter, Pia Christina Ossorio, given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2013

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