Lot 47. A THREE-CASE LACQUER INRO

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Auction date:01.10.2020   10:00 UTC +01:00
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Lot 47 | A THREE-CASE LACQUER INRO
Decorated in hiramaki-e and takamaki-e on a black lacquer ground imitiating a Chinese ink cake (tsuikoku) with details of simulated wear and age cracks, depicting a Chinese couple on a boat in a pond of budding lotus and swimming ducks, the lady holding a leaf as a parasol, black lacquer interiors and risers, fundame rims; attached netsuke in the form of a woven bamboo basket, with a silvered-copper fitting chased and engraved simulating a rope, the red lacquer ojime decorated in gold hiramaki-e with maple leaves
6.6. cm. (25/8 in.) high (the inro)
4.4 cm. (13/4 in.) high (the netsuke)

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8 King Street, St. James's
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Preview10.09.2020 - 01.10.2020
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