- Place where the work was made
- Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
- Media category
- Ceremonial object
- Materials used
- lacquer; wood
- 6.5 x 3.2 x 2.0 cm
- Gift of Dr Peter Elliott 2012
- Upper Asian gallery
- Accession number
Shrines like this one were popular in Japan because they were portable. People would use them for private devotions while travelling.
Asian Art Department, AGNSW, February 2012.
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
Correspondence, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Sep 2022–2024
Peter Elliot, 2003-2012, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, on loan to the Art Gallery since 2003. Donated to the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Feb 2012.