Five-case lacquer inro 19th century
Lot 3026
Five-case lacquer inro 19th century
Sold for US$ 5,734 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Five-case lacquer inro
19th century
Of oval section and decorated with fans designed with seasonal images and birds and flowers rendered in gold, silver and red hiramakie, kirigane and kinpun, the background sparse hirame and roiro, interiors nashiji, unsigned; with a horn bead ojime
3 7/8in (9.8cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Mizutani Hidejiro Collection, Kyoto

    Literature: Mizutani Hidejiro. Mizutani korekushon, inro no kenkyu (Kyoto: Hakusha, 1988), no. 13.
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