Kanamono in the form of the Chinese painters Cho Soyo (Zhang Sengyu) or Go Doshi (Wu Daozi) confronted by a dragon which has come to life from one of his pictures, watched by a boy attendant
Overall: 6.5 x 0.7 cm (2 9/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: gold; other metals: shakudo and shibuichi; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, zogan
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1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection