Lot 63. AN IMPORTANT SOFT-METAL-INLAID SHIBUICHI AND LACQUER BOX AND...

Starting price:$ 150 000
Auction date:22.09.2020   10:00 UTC -04:00
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Lot 63 | AN IMPORTANT SOFT-METAL-INLAID SHIBUICHI AND LACQUER BOX AND...
AN IMPORTANT SOFT-METAL-INLAID SHIBUICHI AND LACQUER BOX AND COVER

MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED KATSUHIRO (KAGAWA KATSUHIRO; 1853-1917) AND SEALED IN GILT EIRAKU

The rectangular box with bracket feet, the lid of shibuichi finely chiseled and inlaid in gold, silver and shibuichi with two egrets in a marsh on top and the reflection of the moon on underside, the exterior of the box covered in black-lacquered shagreen skin, the interior and base with fine nashiji, signature and seal on top

4 3/8 x 6 1/8 x 2 ½ in. (11 x 15.5 x 6.5 cm.)

With original wood box titled Banshu seiryu ni asobu sagi (Egrets and marsh in late autumn), signed Kagawa Katsuhiro saku (made by Kagawa Katsuhiro), also with accompanied document signed by Kagawa Katsukiyo (1894-1967)

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