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

Artist:
Tachibana Gyokuzan
Artist:
After a painting by Hanabusa Itchō (Japanese, 1652–1724)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
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
Dimensions:
3 5/16 x 2 1/16 x 3/4 in. (8.4 x 5.3 x 1.9 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.67.25
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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