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Cranes and Serpents
China, reportedly from Hunan province, Changsha, Warring States period (475-221 BC), State of Chu (c. 1046-223 BC)
1938.9CCCC0
Standing Bodhisattva
Korea, Joseon dynasty (1392-1910)
1997.11CCCC0
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
Portrait of Hottō Enmyō Kokushi
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1970.67CCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1970.67.aCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1970.67.bCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1970.67.cCCCC0
No image available
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1970.67.dCCCC0
Seated Amitabha
Korea, Goryeo period (918-1392)
1995.67CCCC0
Chest for Storing Garments
China, Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
1975.10CCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Pine, Camellia, and Bamboo
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1969.124CCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Design of Pine, Camellia, and Bamboo
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1969.124.aCCCC0
Boy with Dog
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1979.19CCCC0
Incense Burner with Lid
Japan, Nanbokuchō period (1336-92)
1960.195CCCC0
Incense Burner
Japan, Nanbokuchō period (1336-92)
1960.195.aCCCC0
A Heavenly General (One of the Junishinsho)
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1988.53CCCC0
Seated Shaka
Japan, Heian period (794–1185)
1986.7CCCC0
Aizen Myōō
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1987.185CCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Europeans
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1969.59CCCC0
Kannon
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1919.913CCCC0
Sake Flask (pair)
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1991.47CCCC0
Sake Flask
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1991.47.1CCCC0
Sake Flask
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1991.47.2CCCC0
Wing of a Portable Shrine
Japan, Heian period (794–1185)
1982.149CCCC0
Repository for the Great Perfection of Wisdom Sutra
Japan, Heian period (794–1185)
1969.130.1CCCC0
Prince Shōtoku at Age Two (Shōtoku Taishi)
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1989.76CCCC0
Cosmetic Box with Lid
Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615)
1966.25CCCC0
Cosmetic Box
Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615)
1966.25.aCCCC0
Cosmetic Box (lid)
Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615)
1966.25.bCCCC0
Head of a Male Shinto Deity
Japan, Heian period (794–1185)
1985.30CCCC0
Table
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1970.81CCCC0
Bodhisattva
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1983.18CCCC0
Jar with Scenes of Frolicking Xingxing
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1984.8CCCC0
Obi Rack
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1964.390CCCC0
Covered Box
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
1940.687CCCC0
Box (bottom)
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
1940.687.aCCCC0
Box (middle)
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
1940.687.bCCCC0
Box (lid)
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
1940.687.cCCCC0
Tray
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
1940.687.dCCCC0
Buddha of Infinite Life and Light (Amida Nyorai)
Kōshun (Japanese) and 2 others
1960.197CCCC0
Mirror Container with Design of Maple Tree and Autumn Shower
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1965.34CCCC0
Mirror Container with Design of Maple Tree and Autumn Shower
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1965.34.aCCCC0
Mirror Container with Design of Maple Tree and Autumn Shower (lid)
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1965.34.bCCCC0
Rack for Noh Robe
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1964.101CCCC0
Double Cabinet
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
1997.124CCCC0
Cupboard of a Double Cabinet
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
1997.124.1CCCC0
Top Chest of a Double Cabinet
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
1997.124.2CCCC0
Inro, Ojime, Netsuke
Shibata Zeshin (Japanese, 1807–1891)
1916.848CCCC0
Serving Tray: Negoro Ware
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1991.62CCCC0
Incense Box (Kogo) with Camellia Design
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1993.3CCCC0
Incense Box (Kogo) with Camellia Design
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1993.3.aCCCC0
Incense Box (Kogo) with Camellia Design (lid)
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1993.3.bCCCC0
Box with Six Jade Tablets
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign (1736-95)
1952.482CCCC0
Box
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
1952.482.7CCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Hydrangea at Night
Japan, Shōwa period (1926-89)
2020.67©
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Hydrangea at Night
Japan, Shōwa period (1926-89)
2020.67.a©
Head of a Patriarch
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) or earlier
1925.133CCCC0
Wickerwork Box
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign (1572-1620)
1965.30CCCC0
Amida
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
2015.487CCCC0
Amida
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
2015.487.aCCCC0
Amida (base)
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
2015.487.bCCCC0
Snuff Box
Lukutin Factory (Russian, 1818–1904)
1916.597CCCC0
Scroll Box with Dragon and Phoenix Design
Korea, Joseon dynasty (1392-1910)
1990.15CCCC0
Inkstone Case and Lid
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1964.281CCCC0
Inkstone Case
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1964.281.aCCCC0
Inkstone Case (lid)
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1964.281.bCCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Phoenix in Paulownia
Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615)
2016.34CCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Phoenix in Paulownia (lid)
Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615)
2016.34.aCCCC0
Box
Russia, possibly Korobov Factory, early 19th century
1916.606CCCC0
Table
Louis Majorelle (French, 1859–1926)
1991.226CCCC0
Tsuzumi Drum
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period (1868-1912)
1918.349CCCC0
Snuff Box
France, 18th century
1916.602CCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Chrysanthemum and Plum
Sasaki Takayasu (Japanese, 1845–1929)
1992.389CCCC0
Writing Box with Spitting Courtesan
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1963.260CCCC0
Writing Box with Spitting Courtesan
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1963.260.aCCCC0
Writing Box with Spitting Courtesan (lid)
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1963.260.bCCCC0
Writing Table with Pine, Bamboo, and Plum
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
1958.429CCCC0
Bodhisattva
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1952.90CCCC0
Reading Stand with Chrysanthemums and Autumn Grasses
Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615)
1976.15CCCC0
Shakyamuni
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
2015.501CCCC0
Octagonal Food Box
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1991.60CCCC0
Cylindrical Box
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1991.57CCCC0
Kannon
Japan, Heian period (794-1185) or Edo period (1615-1868)
2015.502CCCC0
Stand for Tiered Boxes
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1989.5.eCCCC0
Tiered Food Box with Stand
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1989.5CCCC0
Lid for a Tiered Food Box
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1989.5.aCCCC0
Upper Tier Box
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1989.5.bCCCC0
Middle Tier Box
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1989.5.cCCCC0
Lower Tier Box
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1989.5.dCCCC0
Document Box (Ryōshibako) with Chrysanthemum and Plum
Sasaki Takayasu (Japanese, 1845–1929)
1992.390CCCC0
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
2007.1009CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Cranes and Serpents
China, reportedly from Hunan province, Changsha, Warring States period (475-221 BC), State of Chu (c. 1046-223 BC)
1938.9lacquered wood with polychromyOverall: 132.1 x 124.5 cm (52 x 49 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Standing Bodhisattva
Korea, Joseon dynasty (1392-1910)
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
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
Portrait of Hottō Enmyō Kokushi
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1970.67Hinoki cypress wood with lacquer, metal staples and fittingsOverall: 91.4 cm (36 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Seated Amitabha
Korea, Goryeo period (918-1392)
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
Chest for Storing Garments
China, Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
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 Pine, Camellia, and Bamboo
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
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
Boy with Dog
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1979.19wood with lacquer and colorOverall: 40 cm (15 3/4 in.)James Parmelee FundCCCC0
Incense Burner with Lid
Japan, Nanbokuchō period (1336-92)
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
A Heavenly General (One of the Junishinsho)
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
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 (794–1185)
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
Aizen Myōō
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
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 Elizabeth M. SkalaCCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Europeans
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
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
Kannon
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
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
Sake Flask (pair)
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
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
Wing of a Portable Shrine
Japan, Heian period (794–1185)
1982.149wood with lacquerOverall: 24.2 x 8.5 cm (9 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Shoulder Piece for a Gigaku Costume in the Form of a Dragon Head
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1979.48lacquered wood with color and goldOverall: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Repository for the Great Perfection of Wisdom Sutra and Eleven Volumes...
Japan, Heian period (794–1185)
1969.130lacquered wood with ink, color, gold, cut gold, and metalworkheight: 160 cm (63 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Table Screen:  The Peach Blossom Spring, Land of the Immortals
China, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368)
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 (1185-1333)
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
Cosmetic Box with Lid
Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615)
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 a Male Shinto Deity
Japan, Heian period (794–1185)
1985.30wood with lacquerOverall: 51.2 cm (20 3/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Table
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
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
Bodhisattva
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
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
Jar with Scenes of Frolicking Xingxing
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
1984.8Zelkova wood, covered with hemp cloth and colored lacquer, and bronze-plated wood fittingsDiameter: 47.2 cm (18 9/16 in.); Overall: 49.4 cm (19 7/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Obi Rack
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1964.390wood with lacquerOverall: 63.6 cm (25 1/16 in.)Gift of Alice BoneyCCCC0
Covered Box
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
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
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
Mirror Container with Design of Maple Tree and Autumn Shower
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
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
Rack for Noh Robe
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1964.101lacquer on wood with metal fittingsOverall: 192.4 cm (75 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Double Cabinet
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
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.); Pin: 10.5 x 1.6 x 0.4 cm (4 1/8 x 5/8 x 3/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
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
Serving Tray: Negoro Ware
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
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 (1392–1573)
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
Box with Six Jade Tablets
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign (1736-95)
1952.482Tablets: jade; box: pressed sizing on wood painted with lacquerOverall: 18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.); Box: 11.2 x 15 cm (4 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Hydrangea at Night
Japan, Shōwa period (1926-89)
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©
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
Wickerwork Box
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign (1572-1620)
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
Amida
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
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
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
Scroll Box with Dragon and Phoenix Design
Korea, Joseon dynasty (1392-1910)
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
Inkstone Case and Lid
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
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
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with Phoenix in Paulownia
Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615)
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
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
Table
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
Tsuzumi Drum
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period (1868-1912)
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
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
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
Writing Box with Spitting Courtesan
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
1963.260Lacquered wood with maki-e (image made of sprinkled 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
Writing Box (Suzuribako) with the “First Song” (Hatsune) Chapter from...
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
1970.28Lacquered wood with gold and silver sprinkled powder (maki-e), foil application (kirikane), and metal inlayOverall: 22.8 x 26.7 cm (9 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Newman T. HalvorsonCCCC0
Writing Table with Pine, Bamboo, and Plum
Japan, Muromachi period (1392–1573)
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
Bodhisattva
Japan, Kamakura period (1185-1333)
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
Reading Stand with Chrysanthemums and Autumn Grasses
Japan, Momoyama period (1573-1615)
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
Shakyamuni
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
2015.501Wood with traces of lacquer and gildingOverall: 33.5 cm (13 3/16 in.)Gift from the Collection of George Gund IIICCCC0
Octagonal Food Box
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
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
Cylindrical Box
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
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
Kannon
Japan, Heian period (794-1185) or Edo period (1615-1868)
2015.502Wood with traces of lacquer and gildingOverall: 27.5 cm (10 13/16 in.)Gift from the Collection of George Gund IIICCCC0
Tiered Food Box with Stand
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
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
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
Inrō with Crows in Moonlight and Egrets in Snow
Koma Kyoryū
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
Nested Boxes with Chrysanthemums
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)
2007.1009Set of five boxes; lacquered wood with sprinkled gold powder (maki-e)Overall: 1.1 x 12.1 x 9.2 cm (7/16 x 4 3/4 x 3 5/8 in.)Bequest of Lillian M. KernCCCC0