Art/ Collection/ Art Object

冨士形蒔絵印籠
Inrō in the Shape of Mount Fuji with a Crossing Ferry and Procession

Artist:
Maki-e by Kajikawa (Japanese, 1652–1724)
Artist:
After Hanabusa Itchō (Japanese, 1652–1724)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
late 18th–early 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Two cases; lacquered wood with gold and silver takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, togidashimaki-e, cut-out gold foil on nashiji lacquer groundNetsuke: ivory; Ryūgūjō (The Dragon King's undersea palace) in a clamOjime: agate bead
Dimensions:
4 1/8 x 4 11/16 x 1 1/4 in. (10.5 x 11.9 x 3.2 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.67.93
Not on view
Signature: Signed: Kajikawa; based on a design by Hanabusa Itchō (1652–1724)

Marking: Seal: red Tsubo
Paris. Centre Culturel du Marais. "Hokusai et son Temps," October 3, 1980–January 3, 1981.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Seasonal Pleasures in Japanese Art, Part II," May 1, 1996–September 8, 1996.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Japan," 1999.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sense of Place: Landscape in Japanese Art," May 8, 2002–September 8, 2002.

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