Tray with decoration of the hundred monkeys

Japanese
Meiji era
second half of 19th century
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 60.3 x 41.7 cm (1 3/16 x 23 3/4 x 16 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5828

Medium or Technique

Wood; maki-e lacquer decoration and ivory (Elephas maximus), tortoise shell (Eretmochelys imbricate), and mother of pearl (Pinctada radiata) inlay

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works

Provenance

By 1890, Charles Goddard Weld (b. 1857 - d. 1911), Brookline, MA; 1911, bequest of Charles Goddard Weld to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 7, 1911)

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection