Case (Inrō) with Design of Maple Tree and Stream, In the style of Ogata Kōrin (Japanese, 1658–1716), Gold lacquer with dark gray ishime, gold, red, black, and silver makie, pewter, and mother-of-pearl; Ojime: bead with autumn wild flowers; Netsuke: rat eating peach; boxwood, Japan

Case (Inrō) with Design of Maple Tree and Stream

Artist:
In the style of Ogata Kōrin (Japanese, 1658–1716)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Gold lacquer with dark gray ishime, gold, red, black, and silver makie, pewter, and mother-of-pearl; Ojime: bead with autumn wild flowers; Netsuke: rat eating peach; boxwood
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm); W. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); D. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.701
Not on view
Edward C. Moore , New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds, Flowers, and Buddhist Paradise Imagery in Japanese Art," February 14, 2004–June 13, 2004.