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やきもの、茶湯道具の伝来ものがたり ―付属品・次第とともに観る―

The Provenances of Ceramic Wares and Utensils for the Tea Ceremony: Stories Unveiled through Supplementary Articles / Heiseikan Thematic Exhibition Room   December 5, 2017 (Tue) - January 28, 2018 (Sun)

  
Tea Caddy Katatsuki (shouldered) type, Known as "Shozan", China, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 13th century (Gift of Mr. Harada Kichizo)

This exhibition features artworks associated with the Japanese tea ceremony alongside their supplementary articles, such as appraisal records as well as boxes and pouches, that provide information on how these artworks were passed down to the present day. The exhibition is divided into the following three themes: “Supplementary Articles of Tea Ceremony Utensils,” “The Discerning Eyes of Collectors,” and “Records Made by the Artists.” Visitors are invited to explore the stories behind these artworks.

 Major works in this exhibition
* Works listed below are in the TNM Collection unless otherwise indicated.
 Major works in this exhibition
* Works listed below are in the TNM Collection unless otherwise indicated.
Bowl, Known as "Bakohan"; celadon glaze, Longquan ware, China, Southern Song dynasty, 13th century (Important Cultural Property, Gift of Mr. Mitsui Takahiro)
Tea Caddy Katatsuki (shouldered) type, Known as "Shozan", China, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 13th century (Gift of Mr. Harada Kichizo)
Water Jar with Straight Lip, Known as "Shiba no Iori", Shigaraki ware, Hitoeguchi type, Azuchi-Momoyama period, 16th century (Important Cultural Property, Gift of Mr. Hirota Matsushige)
Tea Kettle, Inscription reading "Onjoji temple" and hailstone texturing, Ashiya ware, Muromachi period, 15th–16th century ( Gift of Mr. Matsudaira Naoaki)
Dishes in Shape of Poem Cards, Waka poem design in underglaze iron pigment, Kenzan ware, Edo period, dated 1743

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