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Katsusaki Kumagaya (c. 1880-after 1970) Bronze Holder

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Katsusaki Kumagaya (c. 1880-after 1970) Bronze Holder, Japan, early 20th century, cylindrical, on a raised base with rounded sides, decorated with a bird-and-flower design in mixed metal including gold, silver, and red bronze, signed "Kyoto Kumagaya jo" on base, ht. 3 3/4 in.


Estimate $400-600

loss of inlaid details, residues of cleaning material, minor surface wear and tear.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Japan, Kumagaya, Saitama, Kyoto

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