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An image of Four-case 'inrô' decorated with pavillion and huts by a lake with 'ojime' and 'manjû' attached by

Japan

Title
Four-case 'inrô' decorated with pavillion and huts by a lake with 'ojime' and 'manjû' attached
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
19th century
Media category
Lacquerware
Materials used
'maki-e' lacquer on wood
Dimensions

6.8 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm:

a - inro - top; 1.3 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm

b - inro - upper centre; 2 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm

e - inro - base; 2 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm

d - inro - lower centre; 2 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm

e - inro - base; 2.3 x 5.3 x 1.8 cm

f - ojime; 1.5 x 1.5 cm

g - manju; 1.5 x 4.2 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of George Sherren Johnson 1995
Accession number
129.1995.a-g
Location
Lower Asian gallery
Exhibition history (1)

Conversations 2014, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Oct 2014–05 Sep 2015