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Cranes and Serpents
China, reportedly from Hunan province, Changsha, Warring States period (475-221 BC), State of Chu
1938.9CCCC0
Suikoju: Gigaku Mask
Japan, Nara Period
1949.158CCCC0
Box for Storing Monk's Robes
China, Ming dynasty
1975.10CCCC0
No image available
Japan, Edo Period
1976.99CCCC0
Portrait of Hottō Enmyō Kokushi
Japan, Kamakura Period
1970.67CCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura Period
1970.67.aCCCC0
Golem Chair
Vico Magistretti (Italian, 1920-2006)
1984.180©
Wisdom King of Passion (Aizen Myōō)
Japan, Kamakura Period
1987.185CCCC0
Serving Tray: Negoro Ware
Japan, Kamakura Period
1991.62CCCC0
Writing Table
Japan, Muromachi Period
1958.429CCCC0
Standing Bodhisattva
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1997.11CCCC0
Bodhisattva
Japan, early Kamakura Period
1952.90CCCC0
Wickerwork Box
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1965.30CCCC0
Box
Russia, possibly Korobov Factory, early 19th century
1916.606CCCC0
Stacked Boxes with Lid (Jubako)
Japan, 20th century
1956.454©
Lid for 2 Stacked Boxes (Jubako)
Japan, 20th century
1956.454.a©
One of 2 Stacked Boxes (Jubako)
Japan, 20th century
1956.454.b©
One of 2 Stacked Boxes (Jubako)
Japan, 20th century
1956.454.c©
Vase
China, Qing dynasty
1915.612CCCC0
Vase
China, Qing dynasty
1915.613CCCC0
Box with Chrysanthemum Design and Lid
Japan, Kamakura period
1963.513CCCC0
No image available
Japan, late Kamakura Period
1963.513.aCCCC0
No image available
Japan, late Kamakura Period
1963.513.bCCCC0
Blue Jewel Box
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1972.1189©
Blue Jewel Box
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1972.1189.a©
Blue Jewel Box, Lid
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1972.1189.b©
Wrapped Chair
Christo (American, 1935-)
1996.29©
Writing Box
Japan, Edo Period
1970.28CCCC0
No image available
Japan, Edo Period
1970.28.bCCCC0
Buddhist Tabernacle
Japan, Heian period
1969.130CCCC0
Cosmetic Box with Lid
Japan, Momoyama Period
1966.25CCCC0
No image available
Japan, Momoyama Period
1966.25.aCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Momoyama Period
1966.25.bCCCC0
Health Chair
Herman A. Sperlich (American)
1984.181©
A Heavenly General (One of the Junishinsho)
Japan, Kamakura period
1988.53CCCC0
Seated Shaka
Japan, Heian Period
1986.7CCCC0
Incense Burner with Lid
Japan, Nanbokuchō period
1960.195CCCC0
No image available
Japan, Nanbokuchō period
1960.195.aCCCC0
Koto (Zither)
Japan, Edo Period
1974.24CCCC0
Wing of a Portable Shrine
Japan, Heian Period
1982.149CCCC0
Lotus Dish
China, Yuan dynasty
1918.933CCCC0
Boy with Dog
Japan, Edo Period
1979.19CCCC0
Kammavacany, a Buddhist Manual
Burma, 19th century
1945.172CCCC0
Table
Japan, Muromachi period
1970.81CCCC0
Head of a Male Shinto Deity
Japan, Heian Period
1985.30CCCC0
Bodhisattva
Japan, Kamakura Period
1983.18CCCC0
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
Jar with Scenes of Frolicking Monkeys
Japan, Kamakura period
1984.8CCCC0
Shotoku Taishi at Age Two
Japan, Kamakura Period
1989.76CCCC0
Octagonal Food Box
Japan, Okinawa Prefecture, Ryukyu Islands, Edo Period
1991.60CCCC0
Obi Rack
Japan, Edo Period
1964.390CCCC0
Red Dahlia, Box and Lid
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1972.1191©
Red Dahlia, Box
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1972.1191.a©
Red Dahlia, Lid
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1972.1191.b©
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
Seated Amitabha
Korea, Goryeo period
1995.67CCCC0
Inro, Ojime, Netsuke
Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807-1891)
1916.848CCCC0
Tiered Food Box with Stand
Japan, Okinawa Prefecture, Ryukyu Islands, Edo Period
1989.5CCCC0
Rack for Noh Robe
Japan, Edo Period
1964.101CCCC0
Cylindrical Box
Japan, Okinawa Prefecture, Ryukyu Islands, Edo Period
1991.57CCCC0
Carved Lacquer Scroll Box
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1969.32CCCC0
The Wise and Foolish Virgins
Barry W. Bradley (American)
1967.1©
Sake Flask (pair)
Japan, Muromachi Period
1991.47CCCC0
Sake Flask
Japan, Muromachi Period
1991.47.1CCCC0
Sake Flask
Japan, Muromachi Period
1991.47.2CCCC0
Tea Caddy (Chaire)
Japan, Muromachi Period
1988.56CCCC0
Seated Buddha
Burma
2011.149CCCC0
Inkstone Case and Lid
Japan, Edo Period
1964.281CCCC0
Inkstone Case
Japan, Edo Period
1964.281.aCCCC0
Head of a Patriarch
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) or earlier
1925.133CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
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
Suikoju: Gigaku Mask
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
Processional Mask of a Bodhisattva: Gyodo Mask
Japan, late Heian Period
1950.581Wood, lacquered and paintedOverall: 22 x 16 cm (8 11/16 x 6 5/16 in.)John L. Severance 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
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
No image available
Japan, Kamakura Period
1979.48Lacquered wood with color and goldOverall: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Portrait of Hottō Enmyō Kokushi
Japan, Kamakura Period
1970.67Hinoki cypress wood with lacquerOverall: 91.4 cm (36 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura Period
1970.67.aWood with hemp cloth, black lacquer, and iron clampsOverall: 91.4 cm (36 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura Period
1970.67.bWood with hemp cloth, black lacquer, and iron clampsOverall: 36.5 x 74 x 38.1 cm (14 3/8 x 29 1/8 x 15 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura Period
1970.67.cWood with hemp cloth, black lacquer, and iron clampsLeonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura Period
1970.67.dWood with hemp cloth, black lacquer, and iron clampsLeonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
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©
Fragment Mounted as a Box Cover with a Scene from Amida's Paradise
Japan, late Heian Period
1961.91Gold lacquer on woodOverall: 2.6 x 7.8 cm (1 x 3 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Wisdom King of Passion (Aizen Myōō)
Japan, Kamakura Period
1987.185Wood, with black lacquer and red pigmentsOverall: 75 x 59 x 35 cm (29 1/2 x 23 1/4 x 13 3/4 in.)Bequest of Elisabeth M. SkalaCCCC0
Plate with Peony Decoration
China, Yuan dynasty
1977.6Carved cinnabar lacquer on woodDiameter: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
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
Writing Table
Japan, Muromachi Period
1958.429Wood with lacquerOverall: 10.2 x 36.9 cm (4 x 14 1/2 in.)Edward L. Whittemore 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
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
Bodhisattva
Japan, early Kamakura Period
1952.90Lacquered wood with paint, gilt copper and kirikane decoration on skirtWith base: 76.2 cm (30 in.); without base: 55.9 cm (22 in.)John L. Severance 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
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
Stacked Boxes with Lid (Jubako)
Japan, 20th century
1956.454Lacquered woodOverall: 4.5 x 15.2 cm (1 3/4 x 6 in.)Gift of Miss Ruth E. Adomeit©
Lid for 2 Stacked Boxes (Jubako)
Japan, 20th century
1956.454.aLacquered woodOverall: 2.5 x 15.2 cm (1 x 6 in.)Gift of Miss Ruth E. Adomeit©
One of 2 Stacked Boxes (Jubako)
Japan, 20th century
1956.454.bLacquered woodOverall: 4.5 x 15.2 cm (1 3/4 x 6 in.)Gift of Miss Ruth E. Adomeit©
One of 2 Stacked Boxes (Jubako)
Japan, 20th century
1956.454.cLacquered woodOverall: 4.5 x 15.2 cm (1 3/4 x 6 in.)Gift of Miss Ruth E. Adomeit©
Vase
China, Qing dynasty
1915.612Lacquered woodOverall: 37.5 cm (14 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Vase
China, Qing dynasty
1915.613Lacquered woodOverall: 37.5 cm (14 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Box with Chrysanthemum Design and Lid
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
No image available
Japan, late Kamakura Period
1963.513.aLacquer on woodOverall: 17.6 x 29 x 22.8 cm (6 15/16 x 11 7/16 x 9 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
Japan, late Kamakura Period
1963.513.bLacquer on woodOverall: 17.6 x 29 x 22.8 cm (6 15/16 x 11 7/16 x 9 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Blue Jewel Box
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1972.1189Transparent, champleve on silver, lacquered wood, opaque enamels on copperOverall: 5.8 x 11.3 x 9.3 cm (2 5/16 x 4 7/16 x 3 11/16 in.); Inner diameter: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)Bequest of Marie Odenkirk Clark©
Blue Jewel Box
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1972.1189.aTransparent, champleve on silver, lacquered wood, opaque enamels on copperOverall: 5.8 x 11.3 x 9.3 cm (2 5/16 x 4 7/16 x 3 11/16 in.)Bequest of Marie Odenkirk Clark©
Blue Jewel Box, Lid
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 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©
Wrapped Chair
Christo (American, 1935-)
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©
Writing Box
Japan, Edo Period
1970.28Lacquer with gold on woodOverall: 22.8 x 26.7 cm (9 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Newman T. HalvorsonCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Edo Period
1970.28.bLacquer with gold on woodOverall: 22.8 x 26.7 cm (9 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Newman T. HalvorsonCCCC0
Buddhist Tabernacle
Japan, Heian period
1969.130Black lacquer over a wood core with hemp cloth covering, gold paint, cut gold leaf, ink, mineral pigments, and metalworkOverall: 160 cm (63 in.); Painted surface: 100.5 x 39 cm (39 9/16 x 15 3/8 in.)John L. Severance 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
No image available
Japan, Momoyama Period
1966.25.aWood 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
No image available
Japan, Momoyama Period
1966.25.bWood 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
Health Chair
Herman A. Sperlich (American)
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©
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
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
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
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
No image available
Japan, Nanbokuchō period
1960.195.aBlack 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
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
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
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
Boy with Dog
Japan, Edo Period
1979.19Wood with lacquer and colorOverall: 40 cm (15 3/4 in.)James Parmelee FundCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Design of Pine, Camellia and Bamboo
Japan, Muromachi Period
1969.124.aLacquer 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
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Design of Pine, Camellia and Bamboo (lid)
Japan, Muromachi Period
1969.124.bLacquer 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
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
Box (bottom)
Japan, Meiji Period
1940.687.aWood with lacquer and goldOverall: 5.2 x 12.3 x 11.4 cm (2 1/16 x 4 13/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Box (middle)
Japan, Meiji Period
1940.687.bWood with lacquer and goldOverall: 4.4 x 12.3 x 11.4 cm (1 3/4 x 4 13/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Box (lid)
Japan, Meiji Period
1940.687.cWood with lacquer and goldOverall: 1.4 x 12.3 x 11.4 cm (9/16 x 4 13/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Tray
Japan, Meiji Period
1940.687.dWood with lacquer and goldTray: 0.9 x 11.8 x 10.8 cm (3/8 x 4 5/8 x 4 1/4 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Writing Box with Decoration of Foreigners ("Southern Barbarians')
Japan, Momoyama 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
No image available
Japan, Momoyama Period
1969.59.aLacquer 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
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
Shotoku Taishi at Age Two
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
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
No image available
Japan, Edo Period
1963.260.aLacquer 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
Octagonal Food Box
Japan, Okinawa Prefecture, Ryukyu Islands, Edo Period
1991.60Wood with black lacquer and mother-of-pearlOverall: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Robert H. Ellsworth, Ltd.CCCC0
Small Black Japanese Pill Box with Netsuke
Japan, Hokkaido
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. Andrews©
Obi Rack
Japan, Edo Period
1964.390Wood with lacquerOverall: 63.6 cm (25 1/16 in.)Gift of Alice BoneyCCCC0
Red Dahlia, Box and Lid
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 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©
Red Dahlia, Box
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1972.1191.aLacquered 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©
Red Dahlia, Lid
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1972.1191.bLacquered 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©
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
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
Poem Card Box
Kamisaka Sekka (Japanese, 1866-1942)
1991.120.aWood with lacquerOverall: 37.5 x 7.1 cm (14 3/4 x 2 13/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Leighton R. LonghiCCCC0
Poem Card Box (lid)
Kamisaka Sekka (Japanese, 1866-1942)
1991.120.bWood with lacquerOverall: 37.5 x 7.1 cm (14 3/4 x 2 13/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Leighton R. LonghiCCCC0
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
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
Tiered Food Box with Stand
Japan, Okinawa Prefecture, Ryukyu Islands, Edo Period
1989.5Red lacquer over a wood core, with litharge painting and engraved gold designsOverall: 53 x 68 cm (20 7/8 x 26 3/4 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
Buddha of Infinite Life and Light (Amida Nyorai)
Koshun (Japanese)
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
Cylindrical Box
Japan, Okinawa Prefecture, Ryukyu Islands, Edo Period
1991.57Wood covered with cloth and brown lacquer, with inlaid mother-of-pearl designsDiameter: 34.5 cm (13 9/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of James FreemanCCCC0
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
The Wise and Foolish Virgins
Barry W. Bradley (American)
1967.1Champleve, copper, lacquered wood, transparent enamelsFramed: 23.2 x 36.6 cm (9 1/8 x 14 7/16 in.); Plate: 15.7 x 30.7 cm (6 3/16 x 12 1/16 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Inrō with Crows in Moonlight and Egrets in Snow
Koma Kyoryu (Japanese)
1920.510Lacquered wood with sprinkled gold (maki-e)Overall: 7.7 x 5.4 cm (3 1/16 x 2 1/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
Sake Flask
Japan, Muromachi Period
1991.47.1Black laquered wood with red lacquerDiameter: 24 cm (9 7/16 in.); Overall: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Sake Flask
Japan, Muromachi Period
1991.47.2Black laquered wood with red lacquerDiameter: 24 cm (9 7/16 in.); Overall: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Mitsuru TajimaCCCC0
Tea Caddy (Chaire)
Japan, Muromachi Period
1988.56Negoro lacquer on woodDiameter: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
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
Inkstone Case
Japan, Edo Period
1964.281.aLacquer 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
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