Photographs taken by Jumonji Bishin for the 2020 Takasago Calendar. To commemorate our company's centennial, we have selected works from the collection that express the brilliant craftsmanship employed in lacquerware in Japan and the aesthetic of Japan's culture of fragrance.

 

 

Jisshu-kō Box with Hamamatsu-Shioya Design in Maki-e

Jisshu-kō Box with Hamamatsu-Shioya Design in Maki-e, Incense Burner

Set of Small Boxes with Shell and Seaweed Motif in Maki-e

Jisshu-kō Box with Hamamatsu-Shioya Design in Maki-e, Incense Tray

Omoiba Zutsumi and the Genji-kō Illustrated

Sixty-One Types of Famous Fragrant Woods

Tools for Cutting Fragrant Woods

Jisshu-kō Box with Branches of Young Pine and Plum Design in Maki-e

Incense Box with Bookcover-style Case and Tale of Genji Design in Maki-e

Acoda Incense Burner with Chrysanthemum Branch Motif in Maki-e

Incense Utensils with Peony Arabesques in Maki-e

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