Box with Design of “Evening Face” (Yūgao) Flowers

Artist: Style of Ogawa Haritsu (Ritsuō) (Japanese, 1663–1747)
Period: Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date: second half of 19th century
Culture: Japan
Medium: Bottle gourd; gold, red takamaki-e, mother-of-pearl, tin, ceramic inlay
Dimensions: H. 4 in. (10.2 cm); Diam. at top 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification: Lacquer
Credit Line: The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.100.162a, b

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