Chest with Decoration of Gourd Vine, Attributed to Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807–1891), Wood with black and gold lacquer, Japan

Chest with Decoration of Gourd Vine

Artist:
Attributed to Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807–1891)
Period:
Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date:
ca. 1878
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Wood with black and gold lacquer
Dimensions:
H. 25 1/2 in. (64.8 cm); W. 28 3/4 in. (73 cm); D. 10 1/8 in. (25.7 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
The Harry G. C. Packard Collection of Asian Art, Gift of Harry G. C. Packard, and Purchase, Fletcher, Rogers, Harris Brisbane Dick, and Louis V. Bell Funds, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, and The Annenberg Fund Inc. Gift, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.268.181
Not on view
[ Harry G. C. Packard , Tokyo, until 1975; donated and sold to MMA].
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