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Altar Table

Artist:
Unidentified Artist
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
second half of the 17th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Black lacquer on wood inlaid with mother-of-pearl; gilt-bronze fittings
Dimensions:
H. 13 5/8 in. (34.6 cm); L. 24 in. (61 cm); D. 12 in. (30.5 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Gift of Marie-Hélène and Guy Weill, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.511.8
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Written Image: Japanese Calligraphy and Paintings from the Sylvan Barnet and William Burto Collection," October 1, 2002–March 2, 2003.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Great Waves: Chinese Themes in the Arts of Korea and Japan II," March 22, 2003–September 21, 2003.

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

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Spring and Summer," December 17, 2005–June 4, 2006.

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. "Flowing Streams: Scenes from Japanese Arts and Life," December 21, 2006–June 3, 2007.

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