Rectangular box with dragon and clouds decoration, eight inksticks, and a slip with inscription

Maker(s)
Artist: Hu Kaiwen Ink Shop (1765 -)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, Guangxu reign, 1878 or later
Medium
Box: black lacquer on wood core with gold and red pigment; Inksticks: soot and animal glue; Slip: woodblock print: paper and ink
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 3.2 x 12.4 x 21.5 cm (1 1/4 x 4 7/8 x 8 7/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Anonymous gift
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1992.4a-k
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Box

Keywords
China, dragon, Guangxu reign (1875 - 1908), Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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