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Picnic Set with Design of Chrysanthemum Sprays

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Boxes and trays: gold maki-e on nashiji; lacquer ground; sake bottles: pewter
Dimensions:
H. 12 in. (30.5 cm); W. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm); D. 12 1/8 in. (30.8 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.135a–e,g,i–t
Not on view
Stephen Whitney Phoenix , New York (until d. 1881)
New York. Museum of Contemporary Crafts. "Portable World," October 5, 1973–January 1, 1974.

New York. Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution. "Bon Voyage! Designs for Travel," April 29, 1986–July 13, 1986.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Seasonal Pleasures in Japanese Art (Part One)," October 12, 1995–April 28, 1996.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Flowing Streams: Scenes from Japanese Arts and Life," December 21, 2006–June 3, 2007.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Mandalas: Emanations and Avatars," June 18, 2009–November 30, 2009.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Beautiful Country: Yamato-e in Japanese Art," November 20, 2010–June 5, 2011.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Summer and Autumn in Japanese Art," June 24, 2011–October 23, 2011.

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