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    Sale 7622

    Japanese Art and Design

    11 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 223

    A group of eighteen kozuka and kogai

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A group of eighteen kozuka and kogai
    Edo Period (19th century)
    A Goto School shakudo kozuka and kogai of ayu fish; a Mito school shakudo kozuka of a kabuto and whip; an iron kozuka of a dragonfly on post, with signature Natsuo; a Nara school iron kozuka of susumushi; a shibuichi kozuka of ayu fish, with signature Ichiyanagi Tomoyoshi; an Otsuki school copper kozuka of a dried fish; a shibuichi kozuka of Gama Sennin and toad, signed Hamano Hiroyuki; a brass kozuka of bird on a stump, with signature Tomonobu; a copper kozuka of butterfly and leaves, signed Saito Shigesada; a copper kozuka of a spider, signed Hideaki; a Mito school shibuichi kozuka of a shishimai dancer and seven other kozuka (18)


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    Provenance

    The second: Herman Maldow, New York
    The tenth: R.G. McNair Scott
    The eleventh: R.G. McNair Scott