Writing box (suzuribako) with quail maki-e decoration

Provenance

Purchased at American Art Association Auction of the Collection of Thomas F. Waggaman-January 26, 1905

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Writing box (suzuribako) with quail maki-e decoration

  • Japanese, Edo period, first half of 19th century
Dimensions
4.7x22.8x24.3 cm
Medium or Technique
Maki-e and lacquer. Takamakie; silver foil applied; slight hirame ground.
Classification
Lacquer works
Type
Box
Accession Number
05.18a-g
Not on view

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