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牡丹蒔絵竹細工箱
Basketwork Box with Peonies

Period:
Edo (1615–1868) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date:
mid-19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Bamboo, rattan, and lacquer, with gold hiramaki-e
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); W. 9 5/8 in. (24.4.cm); D. 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.626
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 223
Edward C. Moore , New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA).
New York. American Museum of Natural History. "Peonies of Greece: Myth, Science and Art," May 10, 1984–August 12, 1984.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Immortals and Sages: Fusuma Paintings from Ryoan-Ji and the Lore of China in Japanese Art," 1993.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Bamboo Art: The Abbey Collection," June 13, 2017–February 4, 2018.

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