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Bodhisattva
China, Tang dynasty
1983.86CCCC0
Cranes and Serpents
China, reportedly from Hunan province, Changsha, Warring States period (475-221 BC), State of Chu
1938.9CCCC0
Lacquer Box
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918) and 1 other
1966.464CCCC0
Tray for Sewing Tools
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1987.42CCCC0
Standing Bodhisattva
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1997.11CCCC0
Water Container (Mizusashi) with Grasses (lid)
Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615) to Edo period
1972.9.bCCCC0
Cosmetics Box with Chrysanthemums
Japan, Kamakura period
1963.513CCCC0
Cosmetics Box with Chrysanthemums (base)
Japan, Kamakura period
1963.513.aCCCC0
Cosmetics Box with Chrysanthemums (lid)
Japan, Kamakura period
1963.513.bCCCC0
Box
Japan, Edo period
1974.271CCCC0
Round Box with Decoration of Two Pheasants and Peonies
China, late Southern Song (1127-1279) - early Yuan dynasty
2011.34CCCC0
Round Box with Decoration of Two Pheasants and Peonies
China, late Southern Song (1127-1279) - early Yuan dynasty
2011.34.aCCCC0
Round Box with Decoration of Two Pheasants and Peonies
China, late Southern Song (1127-1279) - early Yuan dynasty
2011.34.bCCCC0
Seated Amitabha
Korea, Goryeo period
1995.67CCCC0
Footed Tray
Korea, 20th century
1988.248©
Incense Guessing Game
Japan, Edo period
1921.405CCCC0
Purification at the Orchard Pavilion
China, Ming dynasty
1974.72CCCC0
Boy with Dog
Japan, Edo period
1979.19CCCC0
Incense Burner with Lid
Japan, Nanbokuchō period
1960.195CCCC0
Incense Burner
Japan, Nanbokuchō period
1960.195.aCCCC0
Jar with Dragon and Phoenix Design
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1972.14CCCC0
Seated Shaka
Japan, Heian period
1986.7CCCC0
Box for Storing Monk's Robes
China, Ming dynasty
1975.10CCCC0
Letter Box
Japan, Edo period
1944.219CCCC0
Letter Box
Japan, Edo period
1944.219.aCCCC0
Letter Box (lid)
Japan, Edo period
1944.219.bCCCC0
Gourd Basket with Chrysanthemum Design
attributed to Ogata Kōrin (Japanese, 1658-1716)
1963.101CCCC0
Head Place Meat Scene
Howard Fried (American, 1946-)
1968.197©
Aizen Myōō
Japan, Kamakura period
1987.185CCCC0
Portrait of Hottō Enmyō Kokushi
Japan, Kamakura period
1970.67CCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura period
1970.67.aCCCC0
Winged Cup (Erbei)
China, Western Han dynasty
1991.7CCCC0
Fragments of a Lacquer Tray
China, excavated at Lolang, Xin dynasty
1969.129CCCC0
Fragment of a Lacquer Tray
China, excavated at Lolang, Xin dynasty
1969.129.1CCCC0
Fragment of a Lacquer Tray
China, excavated at Lolang, Xin dynasty
1969.129.2CCCC0
Fragment of a Lacquer Tray
China, excavated at Lolang, Xin dynasty
1969.129.3CCCC0
Fragment of a Lacquer Tray
China, excavated at Lolang, Xin dynasty
1969.129.4CCCC0
Dancing Apsaras
China, late Tang dynasty (618-907) - Five dynasties
1953.356CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.860CCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura period
1919.913CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.851CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1939.347CCCC0
Table
Japan, Meiji period
1956.780CCCC0
Box with Ink Cakes
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiaqing reign
1942.206CCCC0
Box with Ink Cakes
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiaqing reign
1942.206.aCCCC0
Box with Ink Cakes (lid)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiaqing reign
1942.206.bCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.837CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.881CCCC0
Foliate Dish
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1971.39CCCC0
Koto (Zither)
Japan, Edo period
1974.24CCCC0
Cup
China, Zhou dynasty
1938.10CCCC0
Wing of a Portable Shrine
Japan, Heian period
1982.149CCCC0
Fluted Tray
China, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368) - Ming dynasty
1988.55CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1944.217CCCC0
T'i-hung
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1961.420CCCC0
Cosmetic Box with Lid
Japan, Momoyama period
1966.25CCCC0
Cosmetic Box
Japan, Momoyama period
1966.25.aCCCC0
Cosmetic Box (lid)
Japan, Momoyama period
1966.25.bCCCC0
Head of Bodhisattva
Japan, Nara period
1982.264CCCC0
Table
Japan, Muromachi period
1970.81CCCC0
Lotus Dish
China, Yuan dynasty
1918.933CCCC0
Head of a Male Shinto Deity
Japan, Heian period
1985.30CCCC0
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box)
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) or Taishō period
2007.1009.4.b©
Wrapping it up at the Lafayette
Romare Bearden (American, 1912-1988)
1985.41©
Sake Flask (pair)
Japan, Muromachi period
1991.47CCCC0
Sake Flask
Japan, Muromachi period
1991.47.1CCCC0
Sake Flask
Japan, Muromachi period
1991.47.2CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.890CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.868CCCC0
Wedding Cup
Russia, 20th century
1949.420©
Letter Box
manner of Ogata Kōrin (Japanese, 1658-1716)
1972.165CCCC0
Letter Box (base)
manner of Ogata Kōrin (Japanese, 1658-1716)
1972.165.aCCCC0
Letter Box (lid)
manner of Ogata Kōrin (Japanese, 1658-1716)
1972.165.bCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Meiji period
1916.885CCCC0
Inro
Ikeda Taishin (Japanese, 1829-1903)
1916.884CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.880CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.888CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.856CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.874CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.864CCCC0
Cup
China, Zhou dynasty
1938.11CCCC0
Covered Box
Japan, Meiji period
1940.687CCCC0
Box (bottom)
Japan, Meiji period
1940.687.aCCCC0
Box (middle)
Japan, Meiji period
1940.687.bCCCC0
Box (lid)
Japan, Meiji period
1940.687.cCCCC0
Tray
Japan, Meiji period
1940.687.dCCCC0
Obi Rack
Japan, Edo period
1964.390CCCC0
Seated Buddha
Burma
2011.149CCCC0
Mizusashi (Cold Water Container for the Tea Ceremony)
Tsuji Seimei (Japanese, 1927-2008)
1995.19©
Mizusashi (Cold Water Container for the Tea Ceremony)
Tsuji Seimei (Japanese, 1927-2008)
1995.19.a©
Wrapped Chair
Christo (American, 1935-2020)
1996.29©
Inkstand
France, mid-18th century
1960.101CCCC0
Poem Card Box with Lid
Kamisaka Sekka (Japanese, 1866-1942)
1991.120CCCC0
Poem Card Box
Kamisaka Sekka (Japanese, 1866-1942)
1991.120.aCCCC0
Poem Card Box (lid)
Kamisaka Sekka (Japanese, 1866-1942)
1991.120.bCCCC0
Pen and Ink Box
Iran, Qajar period
1942.854CCCC0
Pen and Ink Box (base)
Iran, Qajar period
1942.854.aCCCC0
Pen and Ink Box (lid)
Iran, Qajar period
1942.854.bCCCC0
Wine Ewer
Japan, late 18th century
1971.1065CCCC0
Wine Ewer (lid)
Japan, late 18th century
1971.1065.aCCCC0
Wine Ewer
Japan, late 18th century
1971.1065.bCCCC0
Tea Caddy (Chaire)
Japan, Muromachi period
1988.56CCCC0
Tea Caddy (Chaire)
Japan, Muromachi period
1988.56.aCCCC0
Tea Caddy (Chaire) (lid)
Japan, Muromachi period
1988.56.bCCCC0
Rack for Noh Robe
Japan, Edo period
1964.101CCCC0
Snuff Bottle with Flowers
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong mark and reign
1991.127CCCC0
Pen and Ink Box
Iran, Safavid period
1940.689CCCC0
Pen and Ink Box (base)
Iran, Safavid period
1940.689.aCCCC0
Pen and Ink Box (lid)
Iran, Safavid period
1940.689.bCCCC0
Untitled (bridge of harmony)
Jim Hodges (American, b. 1957)
2014.10©
Untitled (bridge of harmony)
Jim Hodges (American, b. 1957)
2014.10.a©
Untitled (bridge of harmony)
Jim Hodges (American, b. 1957)
2014.10.b©
Untitled (bridge of harmony)
Jim Hodges (American, b. 1957)
2014.10.c©
Inro, Ojime, Netsuke
Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807-1891)
1916.848CCCC0
A Heavenly General (One of the Junishinsho)
Japan, Kamakura period
1988.53CCCC0
Serving Tray: Negoro Ware
Japan, Kamakura period
1991.62CCCC0
Incense Box (Kogo) with Camellia Design
Japan, Muromachi period
1993.3CCCC0
Incense Box (Kogo) with Camellia Design
Japan, Muromachi period
1993.3.aCCCC0
Incense Box (Kogo) with Camellia Design (lid)
Japan, Muromachi period
1993.3.bCCCC0
Document Box (Ryōshibako) with Chrysanthemum and Plum
Sasaki Takayasu (Japanese, 1845–1929)
1992.390CCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.866CCCC0
Tea Cup
China, Ming dynasty
1930.305CCCC0
Wickerwork Box
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1965.30CCCC0
Tray
Japan, Muromachi period
1973.16CCCC0
Head of a Patriarch
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) or earlier
1925.133CCCC0
Box with Landscape
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1939.115CCCC0
Box with Landscape (tray)
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1939.115.aCCCC0
Box with Landscape (base)
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1939.115.bCCCC0
Box with Landscape (lid)
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1939.115.cCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Edo period
1976.99CCCC0
Inkstone Case and Lid
Japan, Edo period
1964.281CCCC0
Inkstone Case
Japan, Edo period
1964.281.aCCCC0
Inkstone Case (lid)
Japan, Edo period
1964.281.bCCCC0
Blue Jewel Box, Lid
Kenneth F. Bates (American, Cleveland, 1904-1994)
1972.1189.b©
Decorative Panel
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1977.1026CCCC0
Golem Chair
Vico Magistretti (Italian, 1920-2006)
1984.180©
Buddha of Infinite Life and Light (Amida Nyorai)
Kōshun (Japanese) and 2 others
1960.197CCCC0
Snuff Box
Lukutin Factory (Russian, 1818-1904)
1916.597CCCC0
Box with Hinged Lid
Japan, Edo period
1939.413CCCC0
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.605CCCC0
Amida
Japan, Kamakura period
2015.487CCCC0
Amida
Japan, Kamakura period
2015.487.aCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura period
2015.487.bCCCC0
Vase
France, Art Deco Style, 20th century
1982.112©
Box
China, Qing dynasty
1952.482.7CCCC0
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.587CCCC0
Decorative Panel
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1977.1025CCCC0
Decorative Panel
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1977.1024CCCC0
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.582CCCC0
Fan
France
1916.332CCCC0
Table
firm of Louis Majorelle (French, 1859-1926)
1991.226CCCC0
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.597CCCC0
Table Screen
China, Ming dynasty
14.2019©
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.598CCCC0
Box
France, 18th century
1916.595CCCC0
Box
France, 18th century
1916.595.aCCCC0
Cover for a Box
France, 18th century
1916.595.bCCCC0
Box
Lukutin Factory (Russian, 1818-1904)
1919.582CCCC0
Box
Russia, possibly Korobov Factory, early 19th century
1916.606CCCC0
Snuff Box
France, 18th century
1916.602CCCC0
Vase
China, Qing dynasty
1915.613CCCC0
Stacked Boxes with Lid (Jubako)
Japan, Shōwa period
1956.454©
Stacked Boxes (Jūbako) (lid)
Japan, Shōwa period
1956.454.a©
Stacked Boxes (Jūbako) (upper tier)
Japan, Shōwa period
1956.454.b©
Stacked Boxes (Jūbako) (lower tier)
Japan, Shōwa period
1956.454.c©
Jar with Scenes of Frolicking Monkeys
Japan, Kamakura period
1984.8CCCC0
Vase
China, Qing dynasty
1915.612CCCC0
Sake Bottle
Japan, Muromachi period
1974.27CCCC0
Box
possibly studio or workshop of Johann Heinrich Stobwasser (German, 1740-1829)
1916.615CCCC0
Box
possibly studio or workshop of Johann Heinrich Stobwasser (German, 1740-1829)
1916.615.aCCCC0
Cover for a Box
possibly studio or workshop of Johann Heinrich Stobwasser (German, 1740-1829)
1916.615.bCCCC0
Processional Mask of a Bodhisattva
Japan, Heian period
1950.581CCCC0
Carved Lacquer Scroll Box
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1969.32CCCC0
Mirror in a Lacquer Case
China, Qing dynasty
1931.8CCCC0
No image available
Japan, Heian period
1969.130.1CCCC0
Chest of Drawers (Commode)
probably by Adrien Faizelot Delorme (French)
1989.159CCCC0
No image available
probably by Adrien Faizelot Delorme (French)
1989.159.aCCCC0
Inro with Shrine Gate and Figure Shooting Bird
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
2000.1002CCCC0
Kammavacany, a Buddhist Manual
Burma, 19th century
1945.172CCCC0
Red Dahlia Covered Box
Kenneth F. Bates (American, Cleveland, 1904-1994)
1972.1191©
Red Dahlia Box
Kenneth F. Bates (American, Cleveland, 1904-1994)
1972.1191.a©
Cover for Red Dahlia Box
Kenneth F. Bates (American, Cleveland, 1904-1994)
1972.1191.b©
Heron on a Willow Branch
Maruyama Ōkyo (Japanese, 1733-1795)
1997.108CCCC0
Mirror Case with Lid
Iran, Qajar period
1932.13CCCC0
Octagonal Mirror Case with Lid
Iran, probably Isfahan, Qajar period
1918.785CCCC0
Narihira Viewing the Cherry Blossoms
Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807-1891)
1981.2CCCC0
Pair of Corner Cabinets
René Dubois (French, 1737-1798)
1951.115CCCC0
Corner Cabinet
René Dubois (French, 1737-1798)
1951.115.1CCCC0
No image available
René Dubois (French, 1737-1798)
1951.115.1.aCCCC0
Corner Cabinet
René Dubois (French, 1737-1798)
1951.115.2CCCC0
No image available
René Dubois (French, 1737-1798)
1951.115.2.aCCCC0
Bodhisattva
Japan, Kamakura period
1983.18CCCC0
Tsuzumi Drum
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1918.349CCCC0
No image available
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty
1997.124CCCC0
No image available
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty
1997.124.aCCCC0
No image available
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty
1997.124.bCCCC0
Chest of Drawers (Commode)
René Dubois (French, 1737-1798)
1944.113CCCC0
No image available
René Dubois (French, 1737-1798)
1944.113.aCCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Chrysanthemum and Plum
Sasaki Takayasu (Japanese, 1845–1929)
1992.389CCCC0
Nakamura Nakazo II as Matsuomaru in the Carriage-Stopping Scene
Utagawa Kunimasa (Japanese, 1773-1810)
1985.331CCCC0
Health Chair
Herman A. Sperlich (American) and 1 other
1984.181©
No image available
China, Ming dynasty
1961.212CCCC0
Head of Buddha
Thailand, Ayutthaya, 14th-15th century
1946.241CCCC0
Octagonal Food Box
Japan, Edo period
1991.60CCCC0
Writing Table with Pine, Bamboo, and Plum
Japan, Muromachi period
1958.429CCCC0
Bookcase
France, 19th century
2012.138CCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.605CCCC0
Kannon
Japan, Heian period (794-1185) or Edo period
2015.502CCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.609CCCC0
Shakyamuni
Japan, Meiji period
2015.501CCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.603CCCC0
Objet
Ikeda Iwao (Japanese, b. 1941)
1993.201©
Cylindrical Box
Japan, Edo period
1991.57CCCC0
Tiered Food Box with Stand
Japan, Edo period
1989.5CCCC0
Bodhisattva
Japan, Kamakura period
1952.90CCCC0
Round Box
France, 18th century
1988.48CCCC0
Round Box
France, 18th century
1988.48.aCCCC0
Round Box (lid)
France, 18th century
1988.48.bCCCC0
Buddhist Manuscript
Sri Lanka, Singhalese, Late 17th century
1949.227CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Bodhisattva
China, Tang dynasty
1983.86Dry lacquerOverall: 44 x 37 cm (17 5/16 x 14 9/16 in.)Given in memory of Howard Parmelee Eells, Jr. by his wife, Adele Chisholm EellsCCCC0
Cranes and Serpents
China, reportedly from Hunan province, Changsha, Warring States period (475-221 BC), State of Chu
1938.9Lacquered wood with polychromyOverall: 132.1 x 124.5 cm (52 x 49 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lacquer Box
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918) and 1 other
1966.464Lacquer, papier-mâché, gold, diamondsOverall: 1.8 x 14.5 x 5 cm (11/16 x 5 11/16 x 1 15/16 in.)The India Early Minshall CollectionCCCC0
Tray for Sewing Tools
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1987.42Lacquer with mother-of-pearl inlayDiameter: 33.1 cm (13 1/16 in.); Overall: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Standing Bodhisattva
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1997.11Wood with lacquer and gold, and metal earringsOverall: 48.6 x 15.6 x 18.2 cm (19 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 7 3/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Water Container (Mizusashi) with Grasses (lid)
Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615) to Edo period
1972.9.bBlack lacquerLid: 2.9 x 14.7 cm (1 1/8 x 5 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Cosmetics Box with Chrysanthemums
Japan, Kamakura period
1963.513Lacquer on woodOverall: 17.6 x 29 x 22.8 cm (6 15/16 x 11 7/16 x 9 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Box
Japan, Edo period
1974.271LacquerOverall: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert P. SchaferCCCC0
Round Box with Decoration of Two Pheasants and Peonies
China, late Southern Song (1127-1279) - early Yuan dynasty
2011.34Carved lacquerOverall: 21 x 40.6 cm (8 1/4 x 16 in.); Lid: 8.5 x 40.6 cm (3 3/8 x 16 in.); Bottom: 12.5 x 40.6 cm (4 15/16 x 16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Seated Amitabha
Korea, Goryeo period
1995.67Wood with lacquer and gildingOverall: 33 x 21 x 19.8 cm (13 x 8 1/4 x 7 13/16 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase Fund and partial gift of The Honorable Joseph P. Carroll and Roberta Carroll, M.D. in memory of Godfrey St. G. M. GompertzCCCC0
Footed Tray
Korea, 20th century
1988.248Lacquer over twisted and coiled paperOverall: 34.2 x 9 x 9 cm (13 7/16 x 3 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of Bernice Sapirstein Davis in memory of Jennie Sapirstein©
Incense Guessing Game
Japan, Edo period
1921.405LacquerOverall: 23 x 25.4 x 16.6 cm (9 1/16 x 10 x 6 9/16 in.)Gift of George Trumbull LaddCCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Pine, Camellia, and Bamboo
Japan, Muromachi period
1969.124Lacquer on wood with decoration in maki-eOverall: 24.2 x 22.6 cm (9 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Purification at the Orchard Pavilion
China, Ming dynasty
1974.72Carved cinnabar lacquerOverall: 48.5 x 21 cm (19 1/8 x 8 1/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment Mounted as a Box Cover with a Scene from Amida's Paradise
Japan, Heian period
1961.91Gold lacquer on woodOverall: 2.6 x 7.8 cm (1 x 3 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Plate with Peony Decoration
China, Yuan dynasty
1977.6Carved cinnabar lacquer on woodDiameter: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Boy with Dog
Japan, Edo period
1979.19Wood with lacquer and colorOverall: 40 cm (15 3/4 in.)James Parmelee FundCCCC0
Incense Burner with Lid
Japan, Nanbokuchō period
1960.195Black lacquer on wood with decoration in maki-e; metal rims; bronze lidOverall: 7.7 x 10.8 cm (3 1/16 x 4 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Jar with Dragon and Phoenix Design
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1972.14Carved lacquer in cinnabar and other colorsOverall: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Europeans
Japan, Edo period
1969.59Lacquer on wood with designs in gold and silver lacquer and inlaid silverOverall: 23 x 20.2 cm (9 1/16 x 7 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Seated Shaka
Japan, Heian period
1986.7Wood with lacquer and traces of colorOverall: 57.2 x 46.4 x 38.1 cm (22 1/2 x 18 1/4 x 15 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Box for Storing Monk's Robes
China, Ming dynasty
1975.10Lacquered wood with mother-of-pearl inlayOverall: 43 x 56 x 54.7 cm (16 15/16 x 22 1/16 x 21 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Spitting Courtesan
Japan, Edo period
1963.260Lacquer on wood with decoration in maki-e (gold dust)Box: 21.6 x 19.8 x 3.2 cm (8 1/2 x 7 13/16 x 1 1/4 in.); Closed: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.); Cover: 20.7 x 20.7 cm (8 1/8 x 8 1/8 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Mirror with Phoenixes, Birds, Butterflies, and Floral Sprays
China, Tang dynasty
1973.74Bronze with silver and gold inlaid lacquerDiameter: 19.2 cm (7 9/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Letter Box
Japan, Edo period
1944.219LacquerOverall: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Gourd Basket with Chrysanthemum Design
attributed to Ogata Kōrin (Japanese, 1658-1716)
1963.101Gourd; lacquered and painted with gesso, color, and gold pigmentsOverall: 16 x 30.2 cm (6 5/16 x 11 7/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Head Place Meat Scene
Howard Fried (American, 1946-)
1968.197Lacquer on masoniteUnframed: 59.9 x 44.5 cm (23 9/16 x 17 1/2 in.)Wishing Well Fund©
Aizen Myōō
Japan, Kamakura period
1987.185Wood, with lacquer and colorOverall: 75 x 59 x 35 cm (29 1/2 x 23 1/4 x 13 3/4 in.)Bequest of Elizabeth M. SkalaCCCC0
Portrait of Hottō Enmyō Kokushi
Japan, Kamakura period
1970.67Hinoki cypress wood with lacquer, metal staples and fittingsOverall: 91.4 cm (36 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Winged Cup (Erbei)
China, Western Han dynasty
1991.7LacquerOverall: 18.9 cm (7 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments of a Lacquer Tray
China, excavated at Lolang, Xin dynasty
1969.129LacquerPart 1: 3.6 x 18.1 cm (1 7/16 x 7 1/8 in.); Part 2: 3.8 x 14.3 cm (1 1/2 x 5 5/8 in.); Part 3: 5.5 x 10.7 cm (2 3/16 x 4 3/16 in.); Part 4: 1.6 x 5.1 cm (5/8 x 2 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Dancing Apsaras
China, late Tang dynasty (618-907) - Five dynasties
1953.356Dry lacquerOverall: 36.3 cm (14 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.860LacquerOverall: 8 x 5.8 cm (3 1/8 x 2 5/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura period
1919.913Wood with lacquer and gold leafWith base: 69.2 x 27.7 x 29 cm (27 1/4 x 10 7/8 x 11 7/16 in.); without base: 59.1 x 18.8 x 28 cm (23 1/4 x 7 3/8 x 11 in.)Gift of Ralph KingCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.851LacquerOverall: 8.3 x 5.8 cm (3 1/4 x 2 5/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1939.347LacquerOverall: 5.8 x 8 cm (2 5/16 x 3 1/8 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Table
Japan, Meiji period
1956.780LacquerOverall: 22.3 x 33 x 33 cm (8 3/4 x 13 x 13 in.)The Fanny Tewksbury King CollectionCCCC0
Box with Ink Cakes
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiaqing reign
1942.206Lacquer and silk boxCase: 26.4 x 19.1 cm (10 3/8 x 7 1/2 in.); Lid: 26.5 x 19.2 cm (10 7/16 x 7 9/16 in.)Gift of Henry W. KentCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.837LacquerOverall: 8.9 x 4.2 cm (3 1/2 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.881LacquerOverall: 8 x 5.5 cm (3 1/8 x 2 3/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Foliate Dish
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) - Yuan Dynasty
1971.39LacquerDiameter: 26.8 cm (10 9/16 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0
Koto (Zither)
Japan, Edo period
1974.24Gold, silver, and black lacquer on woodOverall: 152.4 cm (60 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Cup
China, Zhou dynasty
1938.10LacquerOverall: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Wing of a Portable Shrine
Japan, Heian period
1982.149Wood with lacquerOverall: 24.2 x 8.5 cm (9 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Fluted Tray
China, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368) - Ming dynasty
1988.55Red lacquerDiameter: 32.7 cm (12 7/8 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Table Screen:  The Peach Blossom Spring, Land of the Immortals
China, Yuan dynasty
1978.2Lacquer on wood with mother-of-pearl inlayOverall: 48.9 x 44.6 cm (19 1/4 x 17 9/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Prince Shōtoku at Age Two (Shōtoku Taishi)
Japan, Kamakura period
1989.76Wood with lacquer, color, and rock-crystal inlaid eyesOverall: 68.6 cm (27 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Campbell Weir in memory of Dr. and Mrs. William Hawksley WeirCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1944.217LacquerOverall: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Shoulder Piece for a Gigaku Costume in the Form of a Dragon Head
Japan, Kamakura period
1979.48Lacquered wood with color and goldOverall: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
T'i-hung
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1961.420Carved cinnabar lacquerOverall: 38.1 x 40.8 x 34.5 cm (15 x 16 1/16 x 13 9/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Cosmetic Box with Lid
Japan, Momoyama period
1966.25Wood with lacquerValance: 19.7 x 26.7 x 33.4 cm (7 3/4 x 10 1/2 x 13 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Head of Bodhisattva
Japan, Nara period
1982.264Dry lacquer with traces of gildingOverall: 13.7 x 11.8 cm (5 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Table
Japan, Muromachi period
1970.81Wood with lacquerOverall: 30.8 x 36.9 x 57.8 cm (12 1/8 x 14 1/2 x 22 3/4 in.)Gift of various friends in memory of Henry Chisholm Osborne, Jr.CCCC0
Lotus Dish
China, Yuan dynasty
1918.933Carved cinnabar lacquer on woodOverall: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Head of a Male Shinto Deity
Japan, Heian period
1985.30Wood with lacquerOverall: 51.2 cm (20 3/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (outer box)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.1LacquerOverall: 1.1 x 12.1 x 9.2 cm (7/16 x 4 3/4 x 3 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (outer box base)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.1.aLacquerOverall: 1.1 x 12.1 x 9.2 cm (7/16 x 4 3/4 x 3 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (outer box lid)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.1.bLacquerOverall: 2 x 11.5 x 8.7 cm (13/16 x 4 1/2 x 3 7/16 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.2LacquerOverall: 0.7 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (1/4 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box)
Japan, possibly Meiji
2007.1009.2.aLacquerOverall: 0.7 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (1/4 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemum (inner box lid)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.2.bLacquerOverall: 1.4 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (9/16 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.3LacquerOverall: 0.7 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (1/4 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box lid)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.3.aLacquerOverall: 0.7 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (1/4 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.3.bLacquerOverall: 1.4 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (9/16 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.4LacquerOverall: 0.7 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (1/4 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box lid)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.4.aLacquerOverall: 0.7 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (1/4 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box)
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) or Taishō period
2007.1009.4.bLacquerOverall: 1.4 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (9/16 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.5LacquerOverall: 0.7 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (1/4 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box lid)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.5.aLacquerOverall: 0.7 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (1/4 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums (inner box)
Japan, Meiji period
2007.1009.5.bLacquerOverall: 1.4 x 5.8 x 4.2 cm (9/16 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. Kern©
Wrapping it up at the Lafayette
Romare Bearden (American, 1912-1988)
1985.41Collage, acrylic, and lacquerFramed: 123.3 x 93.4 x 6.7 cm (48 9/16 x 36 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.); Unframed: 121.9 x 91.5 cm (48 x 36 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt Fund©
Sake Flask (pair)
Japan, Muromachi period
1991.47Black laquered wood with red lacquerDiameter: 24 cm (9 7/16 in.); Overall: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.890LacquerOverall: 9.8 x 5.3 cm (3 7/8 x 2 1/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.868LacquerOverall: 7.6 x 5.4 cm (3 x 2 1/8 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Wedding Cup
Russia, 20th century
1949.420LacquerGift of Shaker Heights Board of Education©
Letter Box
manner of Ogata Kōrin (Japanese, 1658-1716)
1972.165Lacquer with pewter and mother-of-pearl inlayOverall: 24.2 x 21.6 cm (9 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)Gift of Mary B. Lee, C. Bingham Blossom, Dudley S. Blossom III, Laurel B. Kovacik, and Elizabeth B. Blossom, in memory of Elizabeth B. BlossomCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Meiji period
1916.885LacquerDiameter: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Inro
Ikeda Taishin (Japanese, 1829-1903)
1916.884LacquerOverall: 7 x 5.8 cm (2 3/4 x 2 5/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.880LacquerOverall: 7.7 x 5.6 cm (3 1/16 x 2 3/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.888LacquerOverall: 10 x 6.8 cm (3 15/16 x 2 11/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.856LacquerOverall: 7 x 5.3 cm (2 3/4 x 2 1/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.874LacquerOverall: 7.4 x 4.9 cm (2 15/16 x 1 15/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.864LacquerOverall: 12.6 x 5.6 cm (4 15/16 x 2 3/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Cup
China, Zhou dynasty
1938.11LacquerOverall: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Covered Box
Japan, Meiji period
1940.687Wood with lacquer and goldOverall: 9.9 x 12.3 x 11.4 cm (3 7/8 x 4 13/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Obi Rack
Japan, Edo period
1964.390Wood with lacquerOverall: 63.6 cm (25 1/16 in.)Gift of Alice BoneyCCCC0
Seated Buddha
Burma
2011.149Gilt lacquer on solid woodOverall: 100 x 62 x 30 cm (39 3/8 x 24 7/16 x 11 13/16 in.)Gift of Maxeen and John Flower in honor of Dr. Stanislaw CzumaCCCC0
Mizusashi (Cold Water Container for the Tea Ceremony)
Tsuji Seimei (Japanese, 1927-2008)
1995.19Stoneware with overglaze, black lacquer lidOverall: 17.8 x 21 cm (7 x 8 1/4 in.)Edward L. Whittemore Fund©
Wrapped Chair
Christo (American, 1935-2020)
1996.29Wood, fabric, lacquer paint, and ropesOverall: 90 x 42.5 x 44 cm (35 7/16 x 16 3/4 x 17 5/16 in.)Gift of Agnes Gund and Daniel Shapiro©
Inkstand
France, mid-18th century
1960.101Ormolu and lacquerOverall: 12.7 x 38.1 x 29.9 cm (5 x 15 x 11 3/4 in.)Gift of Carrie Moss Halle in memory of Salmon Portland HalleCCCC0
Poem Card Box with Lid
Kamisaka Sekka (Japanese, 1866-1942)
1991.120Wood with lacquerOverall: 37.5 x 7.1 cm (14 3/4 x 2 13/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Leighton R. LonghiCCCC0
Pen and Ink Box
Iran, Qajar period
1942.854Lacquer over papier machéOverall: 3.9 x 22.3 x 2.7 cm (1 9/16 x 8 3/4 x 1 1/16 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Mirror Container with Design of Maple Tree and Autumn Shower
Japan, Muromachi period
1965.34Lacquer on wood with decoration in maki-eDiameter: 12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.); Overall: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Wine Ewer
Japan, late 18th century
1971.1065Lacquer, nacre and metalOverall: 15.9 x 20.3 cm (6 1/4 x 8 in.); Outer diameter: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)Gift of Stouffer Restaurant-Inn Corp.CCCC0
Tea Caddy (Chaire)
Japan, Muromachi period
1988.56Negoro lacquer on woodDiameter: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Rack for Noh Robe
Japan, Edo period
1964.101Lacquer on wood with metal fittingsOverall: 192.4 cm (75 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Snuff Bottle with Flowers
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong mark and reign
1991.127Carved cinnabar lacquerOverall: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Mrs. Noah L. ButkinCCCC0
Pen and Ink Box
Iran, Safavid period
1940.689Lacquer over papier machéOverall: 3.6 x 22.3 x 4.2 cm (1 7/16 x 8 3/4 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Untitled (bridge of harmony)
Jim Hodges (American, b. 1957)
2014.10Granite, stainless steel, and lacquerPart 1: 78.7 x 292 x 157.5 cm (31 x 114 15/16 x 62 in.); Part 2: 172.7 x 383.3 x 203.2 cm (68 x 150 7/8 x 80 in.); Part 3: 198.1 x 327.5 x 203.2 cm (78 x 128 15/16 x 80 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund©
Inro, Ojime, Netsuke
Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807-1891)
1916.848Lacquer with sprinkled gold, silver, and mother-of-pearl design, coral, and woodOverall: 8 x 5.3 cm (3 1/8 x 2 1/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
A Heavenly General (One of the Junishinsho)
Japan, Kamakura period
1988.53Wood with lacquer, polychromy, gold, and crystal eyesOverall: 117.2 cm (46 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Serving Tray: Negoro Ware
Japan, Kamakura period
1991.62Lacquered wood with inlaid mother-of-pearl designsOverall: 36.6 x 29.7 cm (14 7/16 x 11 11/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Shunichi YabumotoCCCC0
Incense Box (Kogo) with Camellia Design
Japan, Muromachi period
1993.3Carved wood with black and red lacquerDiameter: 14.9 cm (5 7/8 in.); Overall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Document Box (Ryōshibako) with Chrysanthemum and Plum
Sasaki Takayasu (Japanese, 1845–1929)
1992.390Lacquer over wood with gold and silver sprinkled powder (maki-e)Bequest of Maud Eells CorningCCCC0
Inro
Japan, Edo period
1916.866Somada lacquerOverall: 9.9 x 4.8 cm (3 7/8 x 1 7/8 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Tea Cup
China, Ming dynasty
1930.305Guri lacquerDiameter: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.); Overall: 7.6 cm (3 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Wickerwork Box
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1965.30Lacquered wickerwork (of woven bamboo) framed in wood with circular scene inlaid in mother-of-pearl and goldOverall: 7.7 x 13.8 cm (3 1/16 x 5 7/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Tray
Japan, Muromachi period
1973.16Negoro lacquer on woodDiameter: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.); Overall: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Head of a Patriarch
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) or earlier
1925.133Wood covered with lacquerOverall: 32 x 20 cm (12 5/8 x 7 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Box with Landscape
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1939.115Lacquer with sprinkled goldOverall: 7.9 x 18.4 cm (3 1/8 x 7 1/4 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Edo period
1976.99Lacquered woodOverall: 30.6 cm (12 1/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Inkstone Case and Lid
Japan, Edo period
1964.281Lacquer on wood inlaid with mother-of-pearl, applied carved metal, and glazed ceramicOverall: 3.5 x 21.6 x 16 cm (1 3/8 x 8 1/2 x 6 5/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Blue Jewel Box, Lid
Kenneth F. Bates (American, Cleveland, 1904-1994)
1972.1189.bLacquered wood; champleve enamel, opaque enamel on copper, woodOverall: 5.8 x 11.3 cm (2 5/16 x 4 7/16 in.); Inner diameter: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)Bequest of Marie Odenkirk Clark©
Decorative Panel
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1977.1026Lacquer with ivory inlaysOverall: 90.8 x 48.3 x 2.9 cm (35 3/4 x 19 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Lucille N. MeehanCCCC0
Golem Chair
Vico Magistretti (Italian, 1920-2006)
1984.180Lacquered woodOverall: 126.4 x 50.2 x 54.6 cm (49 3/4 x 19 3/4 x 21 1/2 in.)Gift of Barry Friedman and Patricia Pastor, New York©
Buddha of Infinite Life and Light (Amida Nyorai)
Kōshun (Japanese) and 2 others
1960.197Cypress wood with lacquer, color, gold, cut gold, rock crystal inlaid eyes, and quartzOverall: 94.6 cm (37 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Snuff Box
Lukutin Factory (Russian, 1818-1904)
1916.597Wood with black lacquerOverall: 2.4 x 8.5 x 5.8 cm (15/16 x 3 3/8 x 2 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Box with Hinged Lid
Japan, Edo period
1939.413Lacquer; metal hingesOverall: 6.4 x 12.7 cm (2 1/2 x 5 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.605Lacquer, jade, and silver decorationOverall: 63.6 cm (25 1/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Amida
Japan, Kamakura period
2015.487Wood with lacquer and gildingOverall: 109 cm (42 15/16 in.); Figure: 79 cm (31 1/8 in.)Gift from the Collection of George Gund IIICCCC0
Vase
France, Art Deco Style, 20th century
1982.112Gold-colored metal plated with silver-colored metal and a brown mottled lacquer resembling tortoise-shellDiameter: 27 x 15.9 cm (10 5/8 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Dr. Sara Jane Pearman©
Box
China, Qing dynasty
1952.482.7Pressed sizing on wood painted with lacquerOverall: 11.2 x 15 cm (4 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.587Lacquer with silver decorationOverall: 56.6 cm (22 5/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Decorative Panel
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1977.1025Lacquer with ivory inlaysOverall: 90.8 x 48.3 x 2.9 cm (35 3/4 x 19 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Lucille N. MeehanCCCC0
Decorative Panel
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1977.1024Lacquer, ivory, shellOverall: 2.9 x 30.5 cm (1 1/8 x 12 in.)Gift of Lucille N. MeehanCCCC0
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.582Lacquer with silver and gold inlayOverall: 56.8 cm (22 3/8 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Fan
France
1916.332Wooden frame painted and lacqueredRadius: 21.1 cm (8 5/16 in.); Spread: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Table
firm of Louis Majorelle (French, 1859-1926)
1991.226Wood decorated with lacquer, inlays of mother-of-pearl and bronzeOverall: 80.6 x 80.3 x 54.8 cm (31 3/4 x 31 5/8 x 21 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.597Lacquer, ivory, jade and silver inlayOverall: 56.6 cm (22 5/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Table Screen
China, Ming dynasty
14.2019Black lacquer inlaid with mother-of-pearl47 x 48.9 cm (18 1/2 x 19 1/4 in.)©
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.598Lacquer, copper ferrules and porcelain bowlOverall: 43.2 cm (17 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Box
France, 18th century
1916.595Lacquer with tortoiseshell lining, gilt metal mountsOverall: 3.2 x 8.3 cm (1 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Box
Lukutin Factory (Russian, 1818-1904)
1919.582Lacquered woodOverall: 9 x 9.9 x 3.9 cm (3 9/16 x 3 7/8 x 1 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Box
Russia, possibly Korobov Factory, early 19th century
1916.606Lacquered wood with painted miniature under glassOverall: 2.9 x 8.9 x 6.3 cm (1 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Gigaku Mask of Drunken Foreign Attendant (Suikojū)
Japan, Nara period
1949.158Paulownia wood, lacquered and paintedOverall: 28 x 21 x 18.5 cm (11 x 8 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Snuff Box
France, 18th century
1916.602Wood decorated with lacquer with gold or gilt metal mounts, lined in tortoiseshellOverall: 3.9 x 7.8 cm (1 9/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Vase
China, Qing dynasty
1915.613Lacquered woodOverall: 37.5 cm (14 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Stacked Boxes with Lid (Jubako)
Japan, Shōwa period
1956.454Lacquered woodOverall: 4.5 x 15.2 cm (1 3/4 x 6 in.)Gift of Miss Ruth E. Adomeit©
Jar with Scenes of Frolicking Monkeys
Japan, Kamakura period
1984.8Wood, covered with hemp cloth and colored lacquerDiameter: 47.2 cm (18 9/16 in.); Overall: 49.4 cm (19 7/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Vase
China, Qing dynasty
1915.612Lacquered woodOverall: 37.5 cm (14 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Sake Bottle
Japan, Muromachi period
1974.27Negoro lacquerOverall: 33 cm (13 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Box
possibly studio or workshop of Johann Heinrich Stobwasser (German, 1740-1829)
1916.615Lacquered woodOverall: 2.6 x 10.5 cm (1 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Processional Mask of a Bodhisattva
Japan, Heian period
1950.581Wood, lacquered and paintedOverall: 22 x 16 cm (8 11/16 x 6 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Carved Lacquer Scroll Box
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1969.32Cinnabar carved lacquer on woodOverall: 14 x 14.7 cm (5 1/2 x 5 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Mirror in a Lacquer Case
China, Qing dynasty
1931.8Lacquered paper; glass mirrorOverall: 3.2 x 31.8 x 32.4 cm (1 1/4 x 12 1/2 x 12 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Malcolm L. McBrideCCCC0
Sutra Repository and Eleven Volumes of the Great Perfection of Wisdom Sutra
Japan, Heian period
1969.130Lacquered wood with ink, color, gold, cut gold, and metalworkHeight: 160 cm (63 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Heian period
1969.130.1Lacquered wood with ink, color, gold, cut gold, and metalworkHeight: 160 cm (63 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Chest of Drawers (Commode)
probably by Adrien Faizelot Delorme (French)
1989.159Oak, black lacquer with raised chinoiserie decoration, gilt metal mounts, marble topOverall: 89.6 x 128.3 x 81.9 cm (35 1/4 x 50 1/2 x 32 1/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Inro with Shrine Gate and Figure Shooting Bird
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
2000.1002Lacquered wood, ivory, blue bead, gold leaf, pigmentBox: 8.8 x 5.2 x 2 cm (3 7/16 x 2 1/16 x 13/16 in.); Figure: 1.7 x 1.7 cm (11/16 x 11/16 in.)Gift of Henry B. AndrewsCCCC0
Kammavacany, a Buddhist Manual
Burma, 19th century
1945.172Cover: wood lacquered red; leaves: copper lacquered redCover: 13.1 cm (5 3/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Red Dahlia Covered Box
Kenneth F. Bates (American, Cleveland, 1904-1994)
1972.1191Lacquered wood, opaque and transparent enamel on copper, over- glazeOverall: 4.2 x 16.9 x 7.6 cm (1 5/8 x 6 5/8 x 3 in.)Bequest of Marie Odenkirk Clark©
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Phoenix in Paulownia
Japan, Momoyama period
2016.34Lacquer on wood with sprinkled gold and silver powder (maki-e) and gold and silver foil application4 x 20.5 x 23.5 cm (1 9/16 x 8 1/16 x 9 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Heron on a Willow Branch
Maruyama Ōkyo (Japanese, 1733-1795)
1997.108Two-panel folding screen; ink, color, lacquer, and gold on silkImage: 69.4 x 185 cm (27 5/16 x 72 13/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Mirror Case with Lid
Iran, Qajar period
1932.13Varnished lacquer and opaque watercolor over papier-mâchéOverall: 24.4 x 16 cm (9 5/8 x 6 5/16 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Jacob PerkinsCCCC0
Octagonal Mirror Case with Lid
Iran, probably Isfahan, Qajar period
1918.785Varnished lacquer and opaque watercolor over papier-mâchéGift of Mrs. L. E. HoldenCCCC0
Narihira Viewing the Cherry Blossoms
Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807-1891)
1981.2Two-panel folding screen; ink, color, lacquer, and gold on silkImage: 175.3 x 190.5 cm (69 x 75 in.); Each side: 162.8 x 88.6 cm (64 1/8 x 34 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Pair of Corner Cabinets
René Dubois (French, 1737-1798)
1951.115Ebony veneer, Japanese lacquer, gilt bronze mountsJohn L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Edo period
1921.404.aIron, lacquer, textile (silk)Gift of George Trumbull LaddCCCC0
Bodhisattva
Japan, Kamakura period
1983.18Wood with traces of lacquer, polychromy, and cut gold lear (kirikane)Overall: 64.8 cm (25 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Tsuzumi Drum
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1918.349Wood with lacquer and sprinkled gold powder (maki-e), hide, iron, and cordDiameter: 20.4 cm (8 1/16 in.); Overall: 25.4 cm (10 in.)The Charles G. King, Jr. Collection. Gift of Ralph King in memory of Charles G. King, Jr.CCCC0
From or by Marcel Duchamp or Rrose Sélavy
Marcel Duchamp (French, 1887-1968)
2007.157Red leather box containing 80 objects (collotype, letterpress, pochoir, and lithographic prints; gouache, green lacquer, varnish, celluloid, wood; objects of glass, oilcloth, and ceramicOverall: 41.5 x 38.5 x 9.9 cm (16 5/16 x 15 3/16 x 3 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund©
No image available
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty
1997.124Red lacquer on wood with pigment and gildingOverall: 152.4 x 89.5 x 41.9 cm (60 x 35 1/4 x 16 1/2 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Chest of Drawers (Commode)
René Dubois (French, 1737-1798)
1944.113Ebony veneer with Japanese lacquer panels, gilt bronze mounts, and marble topOverall: 86.8 x 152.4 x 59.7 cm (34 3/16 x 60 x 23 1/2 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Chrysanthemum and Plum
Sasaki Takayasu (Japanese, 1845–1929)
1992.389Lacquer over wood with gold and silver sprinkled powder (maki-e)Bequest of Maud Eells CorningCCCC0
Scroll Box with Dragon and Phoenix Design
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1990.15Lacquered wood inlaid with mother-of-pearl and twisted brass and copper wireOverall: 11.5 x 11.6 x 87 cm (4 1/2 x 4 9/16 x 34 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Hydrangea at Night
Japan, Shōwa period
2020.67Lacquered wood and silver with gold, silver, and color sprinkled powder (maki-e)5.4 x 23.1 x 25.3 cm (2 1/8 x 9 1/8 x 9 15/16 in.)Lillian M. Kern Memorial Fund©
Nakamura Nakazo II as Matsuomaru in the Carriage-Stopping Scene
Utagawa Kunimasa (Japanese, 1773-1810)
1985.331Color woodblock print, with mica and lacquerSheet: 38.8 x 25.8 cm (15 1/4 x 10 3/16 in.)The Kelvin Smith Collection, given by Mrs. Kelvin SmithCCCC0
Health Chair
Herman A. Sperlich (American) and 1 other
1984.181Steel and lacquered plywoodOverall: 66.7 x 43.2 x 48.9 cm (26 1/4 x 17 x 19 1/4 in.)Gift of Barry Friedman and Patricia Pastor, New York©
No image available
China, Ming dynasty
1961.212LacquerOverall: 126.4 x 30.2 cm (49 3/4 x 11 7/8 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Head of Buddha
Thailand, Ayutthaya, 14th-15th century
1946.241Sandstone and lacquerOverall: 49.6 cm (19 1/2 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Octagonal Food Box
Japan, Edo period
1991.60Wood with black lacquer and mother-of-pearl (Ryukyuan)Overall: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Robert H. Ellsworth, Ltd.CCCC0
Reading Stand with Chrysanthemums and Autumn Grasses
Japan, Momoyama period
1976.15Wood with lacquer and sprinkled gold powder (maki-e), metal fittingsOverall: 53.3 x 30.5 x 45.7 cm (21 x 12 x 18 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Writing Table with Pine, Bamboo, and Plum
Japan, Muromachi period
1958.429Wood with lacquer and sprinkled gold and silver powder (maki-e), metal fittingsOverall: 10.2 x 36.9 cm (4 x 14 1/2 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Bookcase
France, 19th century
2012.138Bamboo with Japanese lacquer panelsOverall: 101 x 103.5 x 38 cm (39 3/4 x 40 3/4 x 14 15/16 in.)Bequest of Dr. Paul J. Vignos, Jr.CCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with the "First Song of Spring" (Hatsune)...
Japan, Meiji period
1970.28Lacquered wood with gold and silver sprinkled powder (maki-e), foil application (kirikane), and inlayOverall: 22.8 x 26.7 cm (9 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Newman T. HalvorsonCCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.605Bronze with silver inlay in lacquerDiameter: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Kannon
Japan, Heian period (794-1185) or Edo period
2015.502Wood with traces of lacquer and gildingOverall: 27.5 cm (10 13/16 in.)Gift from the Collection of George Gund IIICCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.609Bronze with silver inlay in lacquerOverall: 17.8 x 17.8 cm (7 x 7 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Shakyamuni
Japan, Meiji period
2015.501Wood with traces of lacquer and gildingOverall: 33.5 cm (13 3/16 in.)Gift from the Collection of George Gund IIICCCC0
Mirror
China, Tang dynasty
1915.603Bronze with silver inlay in lacquerDiameter: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Objet
Ikeda Iwao (Japanese, b. 1941)
1993.201Bamboo with gold and black lacquerOverall: 39.8 x 12 x 7 cm (15 11/16 x 4 3/4 x 2 3/4 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Mrs. Keiko Kumita, Mr. Masaharu Nagano, and Mr. Klaus Naumann©
Cylindrical Box
Japan, Edo period
1991.57Wood covered with cloth and brown lacquer, with inlaid mother-of-pearl designs (Ryukyu)Diameter: 34.5 cm (13 9/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of James FreemanCCCC0
Tiered Food Box with Stand
Japan, Edo period
1989.5Red lacquer over a wood core, with litharge painting and engraved gold designs (Ryukyuan)Overall: 53 x 68 cm (20 7/8 x 26 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Necklace
Siam
1916.272Coral, pearl, and silver beads covered with red lacquerOverall: 29.2 cm (11 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Bodhisattva
Japan, Kamakura period
1952.90Lacquered wood with color, gilt copper and cut-gold (kirikane)With base: 76.2 cm (30 in.); without base: 55.9 cm (22 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Round Box
France, 18th century
1988.48Tortoise shell decorated in red lacquer with inlays of gold, brass, and silver; contains a portrait miniatureDiameter: 2.3 x 6.4 cm (7/8 x 2 1/2 in.)In memory of Ruth ProbalaCCCC0
Buddhist Manuscript
Sri Lanka, Singhalese, Late 17th century
1949.227Lacquered cover; fiber paperOverall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0