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Sôzen-style flower basket

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Provenance

Owned by Robert Coffland, Santa Fe.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds by exchange from the William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Copyright

REPRODUCED WITH PERMISSION>

Japanese, Shôwa era, 1955–65

Object Place

Kyushu (Oita), Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 27.9 x 19.1 x 29.2 cm (11 x 7 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.624

Medium or Technique

Madake bamboo (Phyllostachys bambusoides) and rattan; woven in yotsume (square plaiting) and gozame (matting) styles

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Basketry