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Square Bowl


Artist Unknown (Japan)


17th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G224
Square Bowl, Artist Unknown (Japan)
Square Bowl: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Shino ware; stoneware with underglaze iron
Size: 1 3/4 x 9 9/16 x 8 1/2in. (4.4 x 24.3 x 21.6cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 17th century, Edo period
Physical Description: shallow stoneware bowl of rounded rectangular form, four feet; decorated with an underglaze iron oxide pattern of hanging vines and fruit which appear grey and russet under the finely crackled, milky white shino glaze
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation
Accession Number: 98.116
Added to Site: February 28, 2009