Four-case lacquer inro  19th century
Lot 3027
Four-case lacquer inro 19th century
Sold for US$ 2,440 inc. premium
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Lot Details
Four-case lacquer inro
19th century
Decorated on a roiro ground in togidashi and hiramakie with New Year's rice cakes, a shrimp and noshi paper, the reverse with a hanging tasseled wooden toy (buriburi) designed with pine trees, red lacquer highlights and sparse hirame, interiors nashiji and fundame, unsigned; with a silver buriburi ojime decorated with florets and a lacquered wood netsuke of a shishimai dancer
3 3/4in (9.5cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Mizutani Hidejiro Collection, Kyoto

    Literature: Mizutani Hidejiro. Mizutani korekushon, netsuke no kenkyu (Kyoto: Shohakusha, 1988), no. 122.
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