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Writing Box with Woodcutter Design

Artist:
In the Style of Ogata Kōrin (Japanese, 1658–1716)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Black and gold lacquer on wood with mother-of-pearl and pewter inlay
Dimensions:
H. 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm); W. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm); L. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.691
Not on view
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Designing Nature: The Rinpa Aesthetic in Japanese Art," May 26, 2012–January 13, 2013.

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