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Case (Inrō) with Design of Deity of Longevity (Jurōjin) (obverse); Boy Offering a Tortoise (reverse)

Tachibana Gyokuzan
After a painting by Hanabusa Itchō (Japanese, 1652–1724)
Edo period (1615–1868)
19th century
Fundami sprinkled lacquer, gold and colored hiramakie sprinkled and polished lacquer, takamakie sprinkled and polished lacquer relief, and foil decoration; Netsuke: lacquered wood figure of Juro-jin; Ojime: zogan metal
3 5/16 x 2 1/16 x 3/4 in. (8.4 x 5.3 x 1.9 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Inro: Tachibana Gyokuzan
Netuske: Shuzan

Inscription: In to/zu okina Itcho ga/hitsu (after an old painting, Itcho hitsu)

Marking: Seal: red
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