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Maker Workshop of: Goto Shozaburo, Japanese, active ca. 1860–1910

Vase with Peonies and Camelias

1890s

Cloisonne (enamels over metal)

71 5/8 in. (181.9 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Nathan Baldwin
1899.4a
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Meiji era (1868–1912)
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Commisioned from artist in 1898 through the auspices of W. C. Stone for Mr. Nathan Adolphus Baldwin (1878–1971), Milford, Conn.; Mrs. Nathan Baldwin (Caroline Whitney Baldwin) (1823–1905), New York; gift on 9 February 1899 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Sadako Ohki, “Japanese Art at Yale,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 28–30, 42–43, ill. frontispiece, ill.

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