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Three Lacquered Inros

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Three Lacquered Inros, Japan, 18th to 19th century, a four-case gold/black lacquered inro, with a blossoming plum, signed "Hakugyoku Hogen" and "Kanshosai"; a five-case plum lacquer inro inlaid with floral design, signed "Yamada Joka"; and a four-case gold/black lacquered inro with maple leaves and a chestnut-shape ojime, ht. to 2 3/4 in.

Provenance: From a Florida estate.
Estimate $700-900

minor cracking to lacquer, maple one without netsuke.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Japan, Culture, Inrō, Japanese lacquerware

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