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Lacquer Box by Kamisaka Sekka (1866-1942)

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
478
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Lacquer Box by Kamisaka Sekka (1866-1942), Japan, early 20th century, rounded rectangular tsugaru-nuri box with plain exterior and golden silk lining to interior, painted with stalks of rice grain on the interior and signed "Sekka" with a seal, with a wood box inscribed on the cover, 13 5/8 x 10 in.

Note: Published in National Museum of Modern Art. Kamisaka Sekka: Rimpa Master - Pioneer of Modern Design Kyoto: National Museum of Modern Art, 2003, p. 124.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

in good condition with a part interior lining slightly off.


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