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Image 01: Vase with Design of Ivy

Kobayashi Shōun (Japanese, active first half of 20th century), Vase with Design of Ivy, c. 1915. Bronze; with wood stand 17 x 12 inches. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Promised gift of Frederick R. McBrien III

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Image 02: Hibachi (from set of ten)

Tsuruta Shinsai (Wasaburō II), (Japanese, 1866 – 1942), Hibachi (from set of ten), c. 1910-1920. Lacquer on wood with gold and silver maki-e, 9 ½ x 10 ¾ inches each. Philadelphia Museum of Art; Gift of Frederick R. McBrien III

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Image 03: Vase with Design of Scrolling Flowers

Yamada Jōun (Japanese, active early 20th century), Vase with Design of Scrolling Flowers, 1918. Bronze, with shibuichi (gold and silver inlay); 10 ½ x 9 inches. Philadelphia Museum of Art; Gift of Frederick R. McBrien III

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Image 04: Screen with Design of Orchids

Screen with Design of Orchids, c. 1910-1930 Zelkova burl with inlay of ivory and wood; mounted as a two-panel screen, 56 x 50 1/4 inches. (Each Panel): 56 x 25 1/8 inches. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Gift of Frederick R. McBrien III

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Image 05: [Rabbit Gazing at the] Moon

Ōta Ryōhei (Japanese, 1913 – 1997), [Rabbit Gazing at the] Moon, c. 1940. Wood, 5 3/4 x 6 x 11 3/16 inches. Philadelphia Museum of Art; Gift of Frederick R. McBrien III

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Image 06: Golden Fox

Itaya Kōji (Japanese, 1925 – 2006), Golden Fox, c. 1950’s. Lacquer on wood with chinkin (incised gold), gold leaf, and raden (mother-of-pearl inlay); single-panel screen, 45 1/8 x 47 ¾ x 11 inches. Philadelphia Museum of Art; Gift of Frederick R. McBrien III

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Image 07: Vase with Design of Grasses

Takamura Toyochika (Japanese, 1890 – 1972), Vase with Design of Grasses, c. 1952. Bronze 12 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches. Philadelphia Museum of Art; Gift of Frederick R. McBrien III

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Image 08: Pair of Carp

Takahashi Kaishū (Isamu) (Japanese, 1905 – 2004), Pair of Carp, c. 1958. Bronze with silver inlay, bronze with inlay of shakudo (copper and gold alloy) Grey bronze carp: 4 3/4 x 16 x 4 1/8 inches; Sentoku bronze carp: 3 3/4 x 12 x 3 3/4 inches. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Gift of Frederick R. McBrien III

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Image 09: Vase in the Form of a Calla Lily

Kawase Shinobu (Japanese, born 1950), Vase in the Form of a Calla Lily, 2004. Porcelain with celadon glaze, 14 5/8 x 8 5/8 inches. Philadelphia Museum of Art; Gift of Frederick R. McBrien III

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