09-19-2015 09-19-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2843B Boston
September 19, 2015 11:00AMCalender
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Four-case Gold Lacquer Inro

$738$600
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2843B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 19, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Four-case Gold Lacquer Inro, Japan, 19th century, decorated with a night scene with a reclining woman under a tree, rendered in hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, and kiri-gane, some details lacquered in red and black and inlaid, nashiji risers, carnelian ojime, signed "Koma Kyuhaku saku" incised on base, 3 5/8 x 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

minor dent on top case, fine dent to bottom case, minor wear with fine surface scratches.


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Keywords

Japan