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Asian Art
Artist: Wada Waichisai, Japanese, 1851–1901

Basket

Second half of the 19th century

Bamboo and rattan

18 1/8 × 12 3/16 in. (46 × 31 cm)
Gift of Ann and Robert S. Walzer
2009.31.1a-b
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Meiji era (1868–1912)
Classification: 
Containers - Baskets
Provenance: 

Drs. Ann Werlin Walzer and Rober S. Walzer, West Redding, CT; gift in 2009 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 152.

Robert T. Coffland, “Japanese Bamboo Baskets,” Arts of Asia 29, no. 2 (March–April 1999): 78–91.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.