Medicine case (inro)

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Maker(s)
Artist: Koma Kyuhaku
Historical period(s)
Edo period, mid 17th-early 18th century
Medium
Lacquer
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7.1 x 6.5 x 1.9 cm (2 13/16 x 2 9/16 x 3/4 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1944.36
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Medicine case (inro)

Keywords
bridge, Edo period (1615 - 1868), goose, Japan, lake, landscape, medicine, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Alexander G. Mosle

Published References
  • Ann Yonemura. Japanese Lacquer. Washington, 1979. cat. 32, p. 62.
  • Alexander G. Mosle. The Mosle Collection: Descriptive Catalogue... Leipzig. cat. 1723, p. 49.
  • 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. pl. CXIII.
  • Dai-Nihon jimmei jisho (Great Biographical Dictionary of Japan). Tokyo. p. 1054.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum