The Burke Collection
Stacked food boxes (jūbako, 重箱) with the Thirty-Six Immortal Poets (三十六歌仙)
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Catalogue information

Edo period, 19th century

Black lacquer, incised and decorated with gold

Overall 41.6 x 25.9 x 24.3 cm (16 3/8 x 10 1/4 x 9 5/8 in.)

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


Burke 1993, no. 52.
Burke, Mary Griggs
Japanese Art: Personal Selections from the Mary and Jackson Burke Collection. Delray Beach, Fla.: The Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens.

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