A black lacquer small four-case inro  17th century
Lot 187Y
A black lacquer small four-case inro 17th century
Sold for £2,750 (US$ 4,622) inc. premium
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A black lacquer small four-case inro
17th century
The rich roiro ground lacquered and inlaid on one side with a clump of Autumn plants aki no nanakusa and on the other with a garden fence and swinging gate, in gold takamakie and inlaid aogai, the cord runners embellished with karakusa and the interior of black lacquer with kinji edges, unsigned; with ivory ojime, unsigned.
6cm (2 3/8in).

Footnotes

  • 秋草に柴垣暖簾図蒔絵螺鈿印籠 無銘 17世紀

    Provenance: purchased from Nihon Token, London, 1988.
    Wrangham collection, no.1878.
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