A rare black lacquer four-case inro By Kajikawa Bunryusai, 19th century
Lot 92
A rare black lacquer four-case inro By Kajikawa Bunryusai, 19th century
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A rare black lacquer four-case inro By Kajikawa Bunryusai, 19th century A rare black lacquer four-case inro By Kajikawa Bunryusai, 19th century
Lot Details
A rare black lacquer four-case inro
By Kajikawa Bunryusai, 19th century
Bearing a roiro ground, unusually lacquered with two rats climbing among ten scattered fusuma (sliding doors) and shoji screens with various formal and informal designs in gold, silver and coloured takamakie, hiramakie and togidashi, the interior of nashiji, signed Kajikawa Bunryusai with red kao.
8.2cm (3¼in) high.

Footnotes

  • 鼠に襖図蒔絵印籠 銘「梶川文龍斎(花押)」 19世紀

    Provenance: Maurice Feuillet collection.
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