Baur

Writing box (suzuribako)

漆器
日本

Subject/design:

Autumn grasses (cover) and wisteria blossom (inside)

Materials:

Hiramaki-e andtogidashi lacquer with mother-of-pearl inlay

Date:

Early 20th century

Size:

21.35 x 25.7 cm

Place of origin:

Japan

Artist:

Uzawa Shôgetsu 鵜沢松月 (c. 1877 - after 1937)

Comments:

Outer box inscribed “Spring and autumn writing box” 春秋硯箱 

Inventory number:

CB.LJ.1934.29

Copyright:

Baur Fondation

Photographer:

Marian Gérard