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Title

Ikenobo usubata vase with phoenix handles

19th century


Artist

Ikenobô School

Japan


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

19th century


Media category

Metalwork


Materials used

bronze


Dimensions

30.8 x 30.6 cm


Signature & date

Signed on base, in Japanese, incised "Mata-(illeg.) saku [made by Mata-(illeg.)]". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Norman Sparnon 1988


Location

Not on display


Accession number

441.1988.a-c


Artist information

Ikenobô School

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Norman Sparnon, Japanese Flower Arrangements, Tokyo, 1960, 65 [illus.].