Inrō with the Queen Mother of the West (Seiōbo); Boy with a Peach (reverse), Four cases; lacquered wood with gold, silver, and color (iroko) togidashimaki-e on gold groundNetsuke: gold takamaki-e chrysanthemums (signed: Shigenori)Ojime: gold bead with chrysanthemum and butterflies in relief, Japan

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Inrō with the Queen Mother of the West (Seiōbo); Boy with a Peach (reverse)

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
mid- 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Four cases; lacquered wood with gold, silver, and color (iroko) togidashimaki-e on gold groundNetsuke: gold takamaki-e chrysanthemums (signed: Shigenori)Ojime: gold bead with chrysanthemum and butterflies in relief
Dimensions:
3 3/8 x 2 3/16 x 13/16 in. (8.5 x 5.5 x 2.1 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Gift of Wilton Lloyd-Smith and his wife, Marjorie Fleming Lloyd-Smith, 1929
Accession Number:
29.82.1
Not on view
Signature: Yūtokusai (Gyokkei 玉渓)

Marking: Seal: Tsubo Gyokusen
Mr. and Mrs. Wilton Lloyd-Smith , New York (until 1929; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Flowering of Edo Period Painting: Japanese Masterworks from the Feinberg Collection," February 1, 2014–September 7, 2014.