"Bamboo Grove" (Chikurin) Basket
Iizuka Rokansai (Japanese, 1890–1958)
Object Place: Tokyo, Japan
Height: 39 cm (15 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Inner layer: dyed madake bamboo; outer layer: susudake smoked bamboo, finished with dust and lacquer
Not On View
"Rokansai tsukuru" inscribed on the bottom of the piece; Signed box -- outside: "Hanakago," inside: "Chikurin Rokansai tsukuru"
2004 purchased by the Museum from Hanabako, Tokyo
Keith McLeod Fund
Reproduced with permission.