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Asian Art
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Artist: Miwa Ryōsaku, Japanese, born 1940

First Blossoming Fresh-Water Jar (Mizusashi)

Stoneware

8 1/4 × 9 1/16 in. (21 × 23 cm)
Gift of Pia Christina Ossorio in memory of Frederic E. Ossorio, B.A. 1942
2013.42.152a-e
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Mitsukoshi Gallery, New York; sold to Frederic E. Ossorio (1919–2005), Boulder, Colo., July 22, 1982; by descent to his daughter, Pia Christina Ossorio, Boulder, Colo.; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2013

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