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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.8
People
Makoto Yabe, Japanese (Fukushima, Japan 1947 - 2005 Boxford, Massachusetts)
Title
Square Bowl with Stylized Chrysanthemum-Blossom Décor
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
2002
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Heisei period, 1989-2019
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/50580
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gray stoneware with variegated clear, white, and pale lavender blue glazes over impressed decoration (so-called "mishima" technique); with incised signature of the artist reading "Makoto YABE" on the unglazed base, the surname written idiosyncratically
Dimensions
10.6 x 24.3 x 24.3 cm (4 3/16 x 9 9/16 x 9 9/16 in.)
Provenance
Acquired by Sue and Bernie Pucker (the Pucker Gallery) directly from the artist, Makoto Yabe
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Sue and Bernie Pucker in honor of our dear friends Keiko and John E. Thayer III (1923-1990)
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.8
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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