Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

絵馬蒔絵印籠
Inrō with Ema (Shinto Shrine Votive Plaque) of Eight Fan Shapes and Framed Pictures

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
second half of the 18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Four cases; lacquered wood with gold and silver togidashimaki-e, hiramaki-e, black lacquer, cut-out gold foil application on black ground Netsuke: puppy; ivory Ojime: metal with plum blossoms in gold inlay
Dimensions:
2 5/8 x 2 3/8 x 13/16 in. (6.6 x 6 x 2 cm)
Classification:
Inrō
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.737
Not on view
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Flowering of Edo Period Painting: Japanese Masterworks from the Feinberg Collection," February 1, 2014–September 7, 2014.

Related Objects

Ojime

Date: 19th century Medium: Metal with plum blossoms in gold inlay Accession: 81.1.424.48 On view in:Not on view

Netsuke of puppy

Date: 18th century Medium: Ivory Accession: 10.211.5 On view in:Not on view

Inrō with the Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove

Artist: Tōyō (Japanese, active second half of the 18th century) Date: second half of the 18th century Medium: Three cases; lacquered wood with gold and silver hiramaki-e, togidashimaki-e, and gold foil cutouts on black lacquer ground Netsuke: box with flowers; lacquered wood with hiramaki-e Ojime: coral bead Accession: 13.67.64 On view in:Gallery 223

Inrō with Bamboo Grove

Artist: Maki-e by Yūtokusai Gyokkei (Japanese, (active early–mid-19th century)) Date: mid-19th century Medium: Four cases; lacquered wood with gold and silver hiramaki-e on gold lacquer ground Netsuke: lacquered wood with inlay of a snail on bamboo Ojime: metal bead with birds Accession: 36.100.246 On view in:Gallery 223

Inrō with God of Longevity (Jurōjin) and a Stag (obverse) and Long-Tailed Turtle (Minogame) under Bamboo (reverse)

Artist: Somada School Artist (Japanese) Date: late 18th–early 19th century Medium: Four cases; lacquered wood with gold hiramaki-e, togidashimaki-e, nashiji (“pear-skin ground”), gold foil cutouts, and mother-of-pearl inlay on black lacquer ground Netsuke: manju type, basket with chrysanthemums; lacquered wood with mother-of-pearl inlay Ojime: carved red lacquer bead Accession: 29.100.729 On view in:Gallery 223