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Lacquer Box and Gourd

Artist:
Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807–1891)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Album leaf; lacquer on gold paper
Dimensions:
4 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. (12.1 x 8.9 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.100.114
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 223
Signature: Zeshin

Marking: Seal: shin
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
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