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Full Record: x-ua2005.155/UA_2005_155.JPG

Small Bowl with Two Small Loop Handles

Artist Unknown, China

3rd-4th century

165-316

UA2005.155

stoneware with pale green glaze

rank 1.51450

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vessels

Full Record: x-2005-sl-2.89/GO2005_21_15.JPG

Majiayao Shallow Bowl with painted "flowing water" design

Artist Unknown, China, Majiayao Culture

Bowl-shaped ceramic vessel with bold swirling designs painted in black against a neutral background.

2600 BCE - 2300 BCE

32nd c bce - 29th c bce

3290 BCE - 2880 BCE

2005/2.89

earthenware with black slip painted decoration

rank 1.51450

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vessels

Full Record: x-1964-sl-1.82/1964_1.82.JPG

Onda ware bottle

Artist Unknown, Japan

Bottle with full, rounded base that tapers into a thin neck that terminates in a lipped rim. From the neck up, the vase has a brown glaze. The body has a brownish gray glaze with a white drizzled squiggle decoration along it.

20th century

1949

1964/1.82

stoneware with iron glaze and white slip painting

rank 1.51450

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vessels

Full Record: x-1954-sl-1.539/1954_1.539.JPG

Tea Bowl, ido chawan type

Artist Unknown, Japan

This rustic looking bowl has a circular base from which the rounded shape of the bowl extends. The clear glaze reveals the brown and black tones of the materials.

17th century

17th century

1954/1.539

stoneware with clear glaze

rank 1.51450

containers

containers by form

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object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels

Full Record: x-2012-sl-1.266/2012_1_266.JPG

Tripod Saki Pitcher

Artist Unknown, Japan

A tripod saki pitcher with a narrow spout that extends perpendicular from the base of the pitcher.

2012/1.266

glazed ceramic

rank 1.51450

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containers by form

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object genres

object genres by material

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vessels

Full Record: x-2012-sl-1.265/2012_1_265.JPG

Ceramic Vase

Artist Unknown, Japan

The vase is black with a silver design. The neck of the vase is long and extends from a portion that is cinched up from the bottom.

2012/1.265

glazed ceramic

rank 1.51450

containers

containers by form

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vessels

Full Record: x-2012-sl-1.262a-amp-amp-sem-b/2012_1_262AB.JPG

Small Incense Burner

Artist Unknown, Japan

A ceramic incense burner colored white and beige. The top portion makes up the majority of the burner.

2012/1.262A&B

glazed ceramic

rank 1.51450

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containers by function or context

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object genres

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Full Record: x-2012-sl-1.260a-amp-amp-sem-b/2012_1.260AB.JPG

Large Incense Burner

Artist Unknown, Japan

A small, ceramic incense burner in white and beige. The burner is pear-shaped with the separation at almost halfway through the piece.

2012/1.260A&B

glazed ceramic

rank 1.51450

containers

containers by function or context

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object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

Full Record: x-1968-sl-2.54/1968_2.54.JPG

Sparrow on a Bamboo Branch

Kanô Gyokuraku

A plump sparrow is perching on a bamboo branch, which is bending from the main branch on the left side of the painting. The bamboo has young and mature leaves. The background is left as blank. The mounting is made of creamy silk brocade with blue green silk brocade strips. Brown brocade pieces are pasted on the top and the bottom of the mounting. There is a seal in red ink on the left corner. Wrinkles on the top and right lower side of the bid; some smaller worm holes and one large hole underneath the bird, but all repaired.

active 1550 - 1590

16th century

2nd half of 16th century

1968/2.54

Hanging scroll: ink on paper

rank 1.51450

animals and creatures

descriptors

grass (plant material)

materials

materials by origin

plant material

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Vase

Kawai Kanjirô

Asymmetrical vase with red, black, green, splotches of design on off-white glazed ground.

(1890 - 1966)

20th century

1960-1963

1963/2.70

stoneware with off-white and colored glazes

rank 1.51450

containers

containers by form

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object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels

Full Record: x-2013-sl-2.156/2013_2.156.JPG

Isabella, from "Welcome to Wonderland"

Fritz Liedtke

Girl standing in front of shrubbery wearing an oversized shirt.

2004; printed 2006

2013/2.156

toned gelatin silver print on paper

rank 1.51450

descriptors

materials

materials by function

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by family relationship

Full Record: x-2012-sl-1.264a-amp-amp-sem-b/2012_1.264AB.JPG

Leaf Shaped Incense Burner

Enza Bachi Shuroku (?)

A ceramic incense box in beige and reddish orange color. Shaped like a closed flower bud with smaller leaves covering it.

20th century

2012/1.264A&B

unglazed stoneware

rank 1.51450

containers

containers by function or context

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object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

Full Record: x-2006-sl-2.39/2006_2.39.JPG

Oil Container

Artist Unknown Taiwan

Black ceramic jar with a spout and a series of loops around the neck through which a cord could be threaded to secure a cover; decorated around the middle with a geometric pattern and striations.

20th century

20th century

2006/2.39

Stoneware with iron glaze

rank 1.51450

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containers by form

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object genres

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vessels

Full Record: x-2010-sl-1.295/2010_1.295.JPG

Cranberry Iridescent Glass Inkwell, Lutz art glass-type, gold metal lid, swirled

Lutz Art

Inkwell made with glass of cranberry red color has a flat around body and a matel lid cover.

1875-1975

2010/1.295

glass, metal

rank 1.51228

colors

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

visual and tactile

Full Record: x-2013-sl-2.273/2013_2.273.JPG

Landscape with Boulders

Ilse Bing

A close-up image of boulders with various foliage.

American, born Germany, 1899/1900-1998

1938

2013/2.273

vintage gelatin silver print on paper

rank 1.50887

associated concepts

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

materials by origin

people and culture

philosophical concepts

plant material

Full Record: x-2004-sl-1.83a/GO2004_1A.JPG

Very Very Cherries

Mark Bressler

born 1951

21st century

2004

2004/1.83A

maple, lacquer and silver

rank 1.50887

cherry (fruit)

descriptors

food

fruit

materials

materials by function

materials by origin

plant material

wood and wood products

Full Record: x-1990-sl-1.270/1990_1.270.JPG

Grain scoop

Artist Unknown, China

206 BCE - 220 CE

1990/1.270

earthenware, red, with calcinated green lead glaze

rank 1.50887

descriptors

equipment

equipment by general type

events

materials

materials by function

objects we use

people and culture

tools

tools and equipment

Full Record: x-2003-sl-2.22/2003_2_22.JPG

Black Pottery Tripod Jar

Artist Unknown, China

Li tripod beaker, with a cylindrical body flares out at the rim, and expands organically in its lower half to rest on three udder-shaped legs. It appears to have been dipped into black slip and burnished to produce a smooth, shiny surface.

2200 BCE - 1600 BCE

2003/2.22

grey earthenware

rank 1.50887

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

vessels

Full Record: x-1975-sl-2.162/1975_2.162.JPG

Ragamala series: Bhairon Raga

Artist Unknown, India, Rajasthan, Jaipur School

18th century

circa 1750

1975/2.162

ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

rank 1.50887

architecture

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories carried

descriptors

genres

materials

materials by function

objects we use

people and occupations

Full Record: x-2011-sl-1.76/2011_1.76.JPG

Satsuma Urn

Artist Unknown, Japan

A bronze colored porcelain urn. Includes images on each side.

Late 19th century

late 19th century

2011/1.76

porcelain with polychrome decoration

rank 1.50887

containers

containers by form

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object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.308/1987_1.308.JPG

Small bowl

Artist Unknown, Korea

Small porcelain bowl with thick vessel walls, somewhat coarse exterior, and bluish glaze.

19th century

19th century

1987/1.308

porcelain with bluish glaze

rank 1.50887

containers

containers by form

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object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

Full Record: x-1969-sl-1.99/1969_1.99.JPG

Buncheong bowl with incised and stamped patterns inlaid with white slip

Artist Unknown, Korea

It has a relatively wide mouth for its height and slightly surving sides. The glaze was degraded. It was incised with arabesque design and inlaid with white slip.

15th-16th century

15th century - 16th century

1969/1.99

stoneware with white slip

rank 1.50887

ceramics

containers

containers by form

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object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

vessels

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.76/1972_2.76.JPG

Buncheong ware bowl with brushed 'hakame' design

Artist Unknown, Korea

It has a flared mouth. The side is tapering gently down to the base. It was brushed with white slip interior and outerior sides.

16th century

16th century

1972/2.76

stoneware with brushed white slip under celadon glaze

rank 1.50887

ceramics

containers

containers by form

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object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

vessels

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.77/1972_2.77.JPG

Buncheong ware bowl with brushed 'hakame' design

Artist Unknown, Korea

It has large-mouth and the wall slants toward the bottom in an almost straight line. It was deformed during firing.

15th-16th century

15th century - 16th century

1972/2.77

stoneware with brushed white slip under celadon glaze

rank 1.50887

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

vessels

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.78/1972_2.78.JPG

Bowl with carved lotus pattern

Artist Unknown, Korea

It has a wall gently curving from the mouth toward the bottom before angeling in sharply close to the foot. There is a lotus petal on exterior. The color is brown.

12th century

12th century

1972/2.78

Stoneware with olive brown crackled celadon glaze

rank 1.50887

ceramics

containers

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object genres by material

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pottery (object genre)

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Full Record: x-1979-sl-2.84/1979_2.84.JPG

Bowl

Artist Unknown, Korea

It flares out widely at the rim, then back in. Its sides, otherwise almost straight, taper to the base. There is no decorated.

12th century

12th century

1979/2.84

Stoneware with celadon glaze

rank 1.50887

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

vessels

Full Record: x-1972-sl-1.154/1972_1.154.JPG

Shallow footed bowl

Artist Unknown, Korea

It has a slightly outward flared rim and lightly curved sides. It doesn't seem to be Korean ceramics judging from the shape and glaze.

19th century?

19th century (?)

1972/1.154

Stoneware with celadon glaze

rank 1.50887

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

vessels

Full Record: x-2004-sl-1.204a-amp-amp-sem-b/2004_1_204_AB.JPG

Cinerary Urn or Reliquary with stamped "fish scale" designs

Artist Unknown, Korea

This stoneware vessel consists of a bowl and lid. The curved hemispheric lid has a ring-shaped knob in the center and is decorated a lot of dot line design. The hemispheric bowl stands on the low foot with a flat base. This part is also decorated with stamped design.

late 7th-8th century

late 7th century - 8th century

2004/1.204A&B

stoneware

rank 1.50887

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

vessels

Double-Gourd Ewer with Lid

Artist Unknown, Korea

Stoneware ewer with celadon glaze in the shape of a calabash, or double-gourd. The handle mimics the tendrils of the gourd. A long, thin spout curves slightly outward from the rounded base, and a small lid crested by a tendril-like loop covers an opening at the top of the ewer.

13th century

13th century

2004/1.227A&B

stoneware with celadon glaze

rank 1.50887

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

vessels

Deep Bowl

Artist Unknown, Korea

Deep porcelain bowl with wide foot, fine body, and colorless glaze.

15th century

15th century

2004/1.265

porcelain with colorless glaze

rank 1.50887

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

Full Record: x-2004-sl-1.288/2004_1_288.JPG

Large Ovoid Jar

Artist Unknown, Korea

Large porcelain jar with course ovoid body, cylindrical foot, flared mouth and colorless glaze.

Late 19th century

late 19th century

2004/1.288

porcelain with colorless glaze

rank 1.50887

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

Full Record: x-1949-sl-1.195/1949_1.195.JPG

Frog

Qi Baishi (Ch'i Pai-shih)

There is a frog on the left bottom of the painting, and on the right the artist inscribed "to make a voice" with his signature and seal.

(1864 - 1957)

20th century

1927

1949/1.195

ink on paper

rank 1.50887

amphibians

animals and creatures

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

writing (processes)

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.32/1985_2.32.JPG

Ferghana Horse, after Jin Nong

Ren Xiong (Jen Hsiung)

This scroll features a single profile of a horse. The artist’s inscription states that the painting is modeled after Jin Nong’s (1687–1764) famous work entitled Ferghana Horse. Ferghana was the name of an ancient Central Asian kingdom known for its exceptional horses.

1820-1857

19th century

circa 1840-1857

1985/2.32

ink on paper

rank 1.50887

animals and creatures

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

mammals

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

writing (processes)

Full Record: x-1991-sl-1.96/1991_1.96.JPG

Beaker with mottled green drip glaze

Kiln Unknown, Vietnam

A finely potted deep stoneware beaker with a rounded bottom and a mottled, dark green glaze. The attractive glaze effect is achieved by applying small dots of a wax over the entire surface of the vessel, and then pouring the glaze from the top down. Unglazed ring interior is the result from a clay ring to separate one pot from another in firing.

16th century

16th century

1991/1.96

stoneware with a mottled, dripped green glaze

rank 1.50887

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

vessels

Full Record: x-1954-sl-1.510/1954_1.510.JPG

Narrow-necked vase with crackled celadon glaze

Seifû Yohei III

1854-1914

Late 19th-early 20th century

1880s-1914

1954/1.510

stoneware with celadon glaze

rank 1.50887

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

vessels

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.63/1964_2.63.JPG

Scholar Strolling in the Mountains

Unknown artist (formerly attributed to Unkoku Tôeki)

1591-1644

18th or 19th century

18th century - 19th century

1964/2.63

hanging scroll, ink on paper

rank 1.50542

asia

asian

descriptors

figures

forms

geography

inorganic material

locality

making art

materials

materials by composition

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

people by activity

plants

the natural world

travelers

Full Record: x-1962-sl-1.106/1962_1.106.10.JPG

Landscape after Shen Zhou (Chinese artist, 1427-1509)

Hine Taizan

1813-1869

19th century

1849

1962/1.106

handscroll, ink on paper

rank 1.50280

architecture

asia

asian

descriptors

figures

forms

geography

inorganic material

locality

making art

materials

materials by composition

objects we use

people and occupations

the natural world

transportation vehicles

vehicles

watercraft

watercraft by general type

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.135.3/2000_2.135.3.JPG

Hamburger Stands from Above at Night, from "The 1939 New York World's Fair"

Samuel Gottscho

1875 - 1971

20th century

1939; printed 1980

2000/2.135.3

dye transfer print on paper

rank 1.49997

architecture

descriptors

materials

materials by function

people and culture

people and occupations

physical activities

physical activities by general context

plants

stand

the natural world

time

Full Record: x-1970-sl-2.37/1970_2.37.JPG

Studies of Putti; studies of a Female Saint and various heads

Anonymous Italian

Late 16th or early 17th century

1575-1625

1970/2.37

pen and brown ink with brown wash and red chalk on brown paper

rank 1.49997

biological components

components

components and systems

components by specific context

descriptors

design elements

figure- and animal-derived motifs

motifs

study

the human body

upper body

Full Record: x-1989-sl-2.100/1989_2.100.JPG

St. Jerome

Carlo Naya

Active from the late 1860s

19th century

circa 1860

1989/2.100

albumen print on paper

rank 1.49997

descriptors

faces

figures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

objects we use

people and occupations

rock

rock by form

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Full Record: x-1980-sl-1.174/1980_1.174.JPG

Pompeii - Mausoleum, House of 'Epi di Sabina'

Giorgio Sommer

1834-1914

19th century

circa 1870

1980/1.174

albumen print on paper

rank 1.49997

architecture

descriptors

europe

inorganic material

italy

locality

materials

materials by composition

objects we use

rock

rock by form

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Full Record: x-1971-sl-2.41/1971_2.41.JPG

Night Bird Mask

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Bobo

20th century

1900-1971

1971/2.41

wood and paint

rank 1.49991

animals

descriptors

materials

materials by origin

objects we use

plant material

the natural world

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

wood and wood products

Full Record: x-2009-sl-1.524/2009_1.524.JPG

Crucifixion with Saint Bartholomew and Two Male Saints

Domenico Campagnola

An ink drawing of Jesus Christ crucified on the cross. Around the cross are three male saints, one of whom is identified as Saint Bartholomew. All three look up at Jesus while one kneels on the ground, holding with his left hand the bottom of the cross. In the distant background are buildings of a city.

(1500 - 1564)

1525-1564

2009/1.524

ink on paper

rank 1.49991

allegory and literature

bible

descriptors

events

executions

new testament

object genres

object genres by form

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by state or condition

Full Record: x-1980-sl-2.49/1980_2.49.JPG

Glass snuff bottle

Artist Unknown, China

20th century

circa 1912-1949

1980/2.49

glass with coral and turquoise

rank 1.49991

animals and creatures

arthropods

containers

containers by function or context

containers for personal use

containers for smoking and tobacco use

descriptors

food

fruit

insects

materials

materials by function

objects we use

Full Record: x-1895.11/1895.11.JPG

Napoleon I as a Child

Anonymous French or American

19th century

circa 1800-1895

1895.11

marble

rank 1.49991

descriptors

figures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

objects we use

people and occupations

rock

rock by form

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Full Record: x-1983-sl-2.181/1983_2.181.JPG

Statue by Holme Cardwell

Robert MacPherson

1813-1875

19th century

1813-1875

1983/2.181

albumen print on paper

rank 1.49991

descriptors

figures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

objects we use

people and occupations

rock

rock by form

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.150/1964_2.150.JPG

Miserere. Pl. 54. 'Debout les morts!' 'Arise, ye dead!'

Georges Rouault

1871-1958

20th century

1927

1964/2.150

aquatint and etching on paper

rank 1.49991

animal material

animal material by form or function

descriptors

how we live

materials

materials by origin

modern and contemporary art

rites of passage

skeleton and skeleton components

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.382/1972_2.382.JPG

Bust of Patroclus: Plate V from 'The Pencil of Nature'

William Henry Fox Talbot

1800-1877

19th century

1844

1972/2.382

salt print from a calotype negative on paper

rank 1.49991

descriptors

figures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

objects we use

people and occupations

rock

rock by form

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Full Record: x-1993-sl-2.37/1993_2.37.JPG

Buddha, seated in the ardha padmasana pose, in dhayana mudra, sheltered by Mucalinda (Lopburi style)

Artist Unknown, Thailand

12th century

12th century

1993/2.37

sandstone with traces of polychromy

rank 1.49991

associated concepts

conditions and effects

descriptors

figures (representations)

objects we use

people and culture

religions

religions and religious concepts

visual works

visual works by subject type

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.468/2005_1.468.JPG

Mother-of-pearl inlayed lacquer tray with geometric designs

Artist Unknown, Thailand

A square shaped, wood tray with curved corners tray. The interior is red lacquered, and the exterior is coated with black lacquer with mother-of-pearl inlays in geometric shapes.

Late 19th-early 20th century

19th century

2005/1.468

lacquered wood with mother-of-pearl inlay

rank 1.49991

applied decoration

containers

containers by form

descriptors

design elements

fruit

materials

materials by origin

motifs

nut (plant material)

objects we use

plant material