Writing Box with Design of Wild Pink, Butterbar, and Bird, In the Style of Ogawa Haritsu (Ritsuō) (Japanese, 1663–1747), Colored lacquer, gold maki-e, and inlaid pewter, Japan

Writing Box with Design of Wild Pink, Butterbar, and Bird

Artist:
In the Style of Ogawa Haritsu (Ritsuō) (Japanese, 1663–1747)
Date:
late 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Colored lacquer, gold maki-e, and inlaid pewter
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm); W. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm); L. 12 in. (30.5 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Crocker (Elizabeth Masten), 1937
Accession Number:
38.25.107a–e
Not on view
Signature: Signature: Kan (faience seal inside cover) seal of Ritsuo
Elizabeth Masten Crocker , New York (until d. 1937; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Spring and Summer," December 17, 2005–June 4, 2006.