A large polychromed wood keman Edo period
Lot 3501
A large polychromed wood keman
Edo period
US$ 800 - 1,200
£480 - 720
Auction Details
Lot Details
Property from the Collection of Mark Stevenson, Oregon
A large polychromed wood keman
Edo period
The fan-shaped Buddhist altar decoration carved and pierced with a knotted cord flanked by winged celestial musicians emerging from a lotus pond, the suspension 'knob' centered by a Tokugawa mon (family crest), (cracks, pigment losses).
25in (63.4cm) wide
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