Circular Water Dropper With Slightly Domed Top And Orchid Decor
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1966.76
Title
Circular Water Dropper with Slightly Domed Top and Orchid Decor
Classification
Artists' Tools
Work Type
water dropper
Date
17th cent. - 18th cent.
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Korea
Period
Chosôn dynasty, 1392-1910
Culture
Korean
Location
Level 2, Room 2600, East Asian Art
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Red-and-white ware: porcelain with decoration painted in underglaze copper red
Dimensions
H. 6.3 x W. 11.1 x Diam. 10.6 cm (2 1/2 x 4 3/8 x 4 3/16 in.)
Provenance
Private Collection
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Anonymous Fund
Accession Year
1966
Object Number
1966.76
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

Plum, Orchid, Chrysanthemum, and Bamboo: Botanical Motifs and Symbols in East Asian Painting, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 07/06/2002 - 01/05/2003

Rocks, Mountains, Landscapes and Gardens: The Essence of East Asian Painting ('04), Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 01/31/2004 - 08/01/2004

A Compelling Legacy: Masterworks of East Asian Painting, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 08/24/2004 - 03/20/2005

Cultivating Virtue: Botanical Motifs and Symbols in East Asian Art, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 07/08/2006 - 04/08/2007

Re-View: S228-230 Arts of Asia, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 05/31/2008 - 11/23/2008

Cultivating Virtue: Botanical Motifs and Symbols in East Asian Art, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 05/12/2012 - 06/01/2013

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted