A theatrical mask  Edo period or later

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Lot 767
A theatrical mask
Edo period or later

US$ 1,200 - 1,800
£ 980 - 1,500

Asian Decorative Art

18 Dec 2019, 10:00 PST

Los Angeles

A theatrical mask
Edo period or later
For Gigaku or similar dramatic tradition, the large nosed humorous face formed with pigments on lacquered with applied tufts of hair.
10in (25.5cm) height of mask

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Butterfield & Butterfield, San Francisco sale 23-25 May 1960,
    George Hosokawa Collection, lot 35
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A theatrical mask  Edo period or later
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