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Vase with decoration of bamboo and bamboo shoots

Japanese
about 1965
Artist Kondô Yûzô (Japanese, 1902–1985 Japanese)


Dimensions

Height x width: 8 1/4 x 7 7/8 in., 11 x 14 cm (21 x 20 cm, 4 5/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.9

Medium or Technique

Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration

On View

Walter Ames Compton, MD Gallery (Gallery 280)

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain

Markings

"Yû" painted on base

Provenance

1980s, sold by the family of Kondo Yuzo to a private collector, Kyoto; 2010, sold by this private collector to Joan B. Mirviss Ltd., New York; 2010 sold by Joan B. Mirviss to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Edward A. Studzinski

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.