The Burke Collection
Accessories box with red corners (sumiaka tebako, 角赤手箱) with chrysanthemums and autumn grasses
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Catalogue information

Momoyama period, 16th century

Black lacquer with gold maki-e; red lacquer over coarse cloth

19 x 32.5 cm x 28 cm (7 1/2 x 12 3/4 x 11 in.)

Donated to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York by the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation in 2015


Kyoto Furitsu Sōgō Shiryōkan 1967, pl. 34
Kyoto Furitsu Sōgō Shiryōkan
Maki-e. Kyoto: Kyoto Furitsu Sōgō Shiryōkan.

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Yoshimura Motoo 1976, pl. 2
Yoshimura Motoo
Maki-e. Kyoto: Kyoto Shoin.

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Murase 1993, no. 65
Murase, Miyeko
Jewel Rivers: Japanese Art from the Burke Collection. Exh. cat. Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Art.

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Murase 2000, no. 88
Murase, Miyeko
Bridge of Dreams: The Mary Griggs Burke Collection of Japanese Art. Exh. cat. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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Tsuji Nobuo et al. 2005, no. 61.
Tsuji Nobuo et al.
Nyūyōku Bāku korekushon-ten: Nihon no bi sanzennen no kagayaki / Enduring Legacy of Japanese Art: The Mary Griggs Burke Collection. Exh. cat., Museum of Fine Arts, Gifu; Hiroshima Prefectural Museum of Art; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum; and Miho Museum, Shigaraki, Shiga Prefecture. [Tokyo]: Nihon Keizai Shinbunsha.

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