Incense Box with Design of the Seven Flowers of Autumn, Attributed to Nonomura Ninsei (Japanese, active ca. 1646–94), Glazed stoneware, colored enamels and gold, Japan

Incense Box with Design of the Seven Flowers of Autumn

Artist:
Attributed to Nonomura Ninsei (Japanese, active ca. 1646–94)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1648–1649
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Glazed stoneware, colored enamels and gold
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm); Diam. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. V. Everit Macy, 1923
Accession Number:
23.225.236a, b
Not on view
Marking: Ninsei
Edith Carpenter Macy , New York (until 1923; donated to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Resonant Image: Tradition in Japanese Art (Part Two)," April 27, 1998–September 27, 1998.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Japan," 1998.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds, Flowers, and Buddhist Paradise Imagery in Japanese Art," February 14, 2004–June 13, 2004.