A small gold lacquer three-case inro By the Kajikawa Family, 19th century
Lot 131*Y
A small gold lacquer three-case inro By the Kajikawa Family, 19th century
Sold for £1,062 (US$ 1,784) inc. premium
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A small gold lacquer three-case inro By the Kajikawa Family, 19th century A small gold lacquer three-case inro By the Kajikawa Family, 19th century
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A small gold lacquer three-case inro
By the Kajikawa Family, 19th century
One side of fundame, lacquered in gold and slight-coloured takamakie and e-nashiji with a boy leaning out from a circular window and throwing beans to exorcise oni, one of which flees, depicted in yamimakie on the reverse, the beans of silver makie, the interior is of roiro, signed Kajikawa saku with red pot seal; with ivory netsuke of a baby boy seated by a box on which rests a dog, unsigned.
6.4cm (2½in).

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  • 節分図蒔絵印籠 銘「梶川作 英(壺印)」 19世紀
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