Medicine case (inro)

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Maker(s)
Artist: Koma Kyuhaku
Historical period(s)
Meiji era, 19th century
Medium
Lacquer, gold, pewter
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7.7 x 6.7 x 2 cm (3 1/16 x 2 5/8 x 13/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1944.35
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Medicine case (inro)

Keywords
acrobat, circus, equestrian, horse, Japan, medicine, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Alexander G. Mosle

Published References
  • Ann Yonemura. Japanese Lacquer. Washington, 1979. cat. 38, p. 60.
  • F.M. Jonas. Netsuke. London. p. 170.
  • Alexander G. Mosle. The Mosle Collection: Descriptive Catalogue... Leipzig. cat. 1722, pl. CXIII.
  • Alexander G. Mosle Henri L. Joly. Japanese Works of Art: Armour, Weapons, Sword-fittings, Lacquer, Pictures, Textiles, Color-prints selected from the Mosle Collection. 2 vols. Leipzig. cat. 1722, pl. CXIII.
  • Edward F. Strange Victoria and Albert Museum. Catalogue of Japanese Lacquer. 2 vols., London. p. 8.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum