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竹林蒔絵印籠 銘「有得斎」「鶴沢探山画」
Inrō with Bamboo Grove

Maki-e by Yūtokusai Gyokkei (Japanese, (active early–mid-19th century))
Design by Tsuruzawa Tanzan (Japanese, 1655–1729)
late Edo (1615–1868) or early Meiji (1868–1912) period
mid-19th century
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
3 1/2 x 2 3/16 x 1 in. (8.9 x 5.5 x 2.5 cm)
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Jitokusai; Signature add: sha

Marking: Seal: red seal
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Bamboo Art: The Abbey Collection," June 13, 2017–February 4, 2018.

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