A gold lacquer four-case inro By Kakosai, 19th century
Lot 75*
A gold lacquer four-case inro By Kakosai, 19th century
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,500 - 3,400
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A gold lacquer four-case inro By Kakosai, 19th century A gold lacquer four-case inro By Kakosai, 19th century
Lot Details
A gold lacquer four-case inro
By Kakosai, 19th century
Of oval form, decorated in gold and slight coloured takamakie, e-nashiji and hiramakie with Shinra Saburo Yoshimitsu about to play the sho at Mount Ashigara beneath the full moon on one side, whilst Toyohara Tokiaki, the son of the former's sho master, is shown on the other, listening respectfully, a rolled scroll before him, the interior of rich nashiji; signed Kakosai. 9cm (3½in) high.

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  • 足柄山図蒔絵印籠 銘「可光斎」 19世紀
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