Collection Area: Japanese Art

63 objects

French daffodil (Suisen Jogata) and plum

Hanging scroll, paulownia inner box with lid – inscribed & a paper cover with blue and gray marbling, wood outer box with sliding door on end – stained reddish under clear lacquer.


Inkstone box

Inkstone box (suzuribako) consisting of: inkstone box (a-b), interior partition assembly (c), inkstone (d), water-dropper (e), and water-dropper holder (f). It is housed in a black lacquer outer box with a stained silk wrapper. This suzuribako is a fine example of maki-e lacquer from the late Muromachi period. The design on the exterior of the …


Ogi nagashi