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果蔬蒔絵菓子箱
Two-Tiered Box with Design of Autumn Fruits

Artist:
Ikeda Taishin (Japanese, 1825–1903)
Period:
Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date:
second half of the 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Lacquered wood with gold, silver, black, and red takamaki-e, hiramaki-e, and e-nashiji on black lacquer ground
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm); W. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm); L. 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.100.148
Not on view
Signature: Taishin
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
Ithaca. Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University. "The Arts and Crafts of the Meiji Period," April 16, 1980–June 29, 1980.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Autumn and Winter," June 22, 2006–September 10, 2006.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Mandalas: Emanations and Avatars," June 18, 2009–November 30, 2009.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Landscapes in Japanese Art," June 24, 2010–November 7, 2010.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Summer and Autumn in Japanese Art," June 24, 2011–October 23, 2011.

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