Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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vase
  • Inoue Ryōsai
    1828–?
    born: Seto, Japan ; active: Japan
  • vase, before 1893
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • porcelain, celadon glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 14.6 x 11.4 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 3/4 x 4 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Simons Gallery, 316, C6
  • 1928.1572
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Egg shaped vase with small mouth. Glazed with celadon glaze with spray of morning glories in brown and blue underglaze. Neck and upper part are decorated with flambe red and blue in a curdled effect.