Golden Fields of Rice by Mutsumi Suzuki

The RAMM was one of five museums to win a share of £75,000 to buy their selected object thanks to Art Fund Collect, an initiative aimed at championing contemporary craft and increasing its presence in UK collections.

Details

Medium:
Lacquer
Art Fund grant:
£17,000 ( Total: £17,000)
Acquired in:
2010
Vendor:
Yufuku Gallery

This intricately crafted, multi-lacquered lidded object with gold motifs is a fine example of the oeuvre of this highly skilled lacquer maker. This piece meant a great deal to the artist and he wanted it to be placed in a public collection.

Provenance

Yufuku Gallery.

Venue details

Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery Queen Street, EXETER Devon EX4 3RX 01392 665858 www.rammuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free to all
 

Daily, 10am – 5pm

Closed Mon and Bank Holidays

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