Teapot with Landscape

Artist:
Design attributed to Olfert Dapper (Dutch, 1635–1689)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
early 18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm); W. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry Collection, Bequest of Dr. and Mrs. Roger G. Gerry, 2000
Accession Number:
2002.447.120a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 201
This teapot was painted in Europe after it had been imported there. The design is attributed to the Dutch artist Olfert Dapper (1635–1689).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Art from the Gerry Collection in the Metropolitan Museum of Art," November 15, 1989–June 29, 1990.