The Burke Collection
Pair of sake containers with grasses and flowers
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Catalogue information

Momoyama–Edo period, early 17th century

Black lacquer with red lacquer decoration

Each container 27.8 x 17.7 x 8.5 cm (11 x 7 x 3 3/8 in.)

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


Tokyo National Museum 1985a, no. 114
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. 118.
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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