Object photography

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On View Charles Goddard Weld Hall, level 2

Object description

  • Houzan studio (Japanese, active years 1868-1880)
  • Miniature Vase, late 1800s
  • Japan
  • H: 3 3/4 in, dia.: 2 in (H: 9.5 cm, dia.: 5.1 cm)
  • Bequest of Henry E. Haley, 2011
  • 2011.5.14

TECHNIQUE

Satsuma

DESCRIPTION

This is a Satsuma style miniature pottery vase. It features images of people sitting in pastoral settings. The primary colors are orange and green.

Exhibition History

  • Japanese Art Gallery, Peabody Essex Museum; January 06, 2003 through Present