The Burke Collection
Inner tray (kakego, 懸子) with peonies and autumn plants
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Catalogue information

Momoyama period, early 17th century

Black lacquer with gold maki-e, pearskin ground (nashiji, 梨地), and pictorial pearskin ground (e-nashiji, 絵梨地)

9 x 38 x 29.3 cm (3 1/2 x 15 x 11 1/2 in.)

Donated to the Minneapolis Institute of Art by the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation in 2015


Tokyo National Museum 1985a, no. 109
Tokyo National Museum
Nihon bijutsu meihin ten: New York Burke Collection / A Selection of Japanese Art from the Mary and Jackson Burke Collection. Exh. cat. Tokyo: Chunichi Shimbun.

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Avitabile 1990, no. 114.
Avitabile, Gunhild
[Editor]. Die Kunst des alten Japan: Meisterwerke aus der Mary and Jackson Burke Collection, New York. Exh. cat. Frankfurt: Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt.

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