Lacquered cupstand with incised gold and painted design

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Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, Jiaqing to Wanli reign, 1522-1620
Medium
Lacquer over wood with incised-gold and painting with colored pigments
Dimensions
H x W: 4.6 x 13.4 cm (1 13/16 x 5 1/4 in)
Geography
China or Ryukyu Islands, Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.367
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Lacquer, Vessel
Type

Cup stand

Keywords
China, Japan, Jiajing reign (1522 - 1566), Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), peony, Wanli reign (1573 - 1620), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Published References
  • Lee Yu-kuan. Oriental Lacquer Art., 1st ed. New York. 84-85.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum