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    Sale 7622

    Japanese Art and Design

    11 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 227

    A group of sixty-five kozuka

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A group of sixty-five kozuka
    Edo Period (19th century)
    A shibuichi kozuka of a fish, signed Haramitsu; a copper kozuka of Fukurokuju, with signature Naoyuki; a Hamano school shibuichi kozuka of Hotei; a copper kozuka of a centipede, with signature Masayuki; an iron kozuka of a shishi on a stand, with signature Hanabusa/Itcho Masayuki; a Kaga school shakudo kozuka of kiku; a Yoshioka school shakudo kozuka of a stream and moon; a Yoshioka school shakudo kozuka of a saw; a Mito school shakudo kozuka or a persimmon; a Goto school shakudo kozuka of foliage; a Kyo Kinko school shakudo kozuka of a scholar; a Nara school iron kozuka of shells underneath a pine tree; a Nara school copper kozuka of a spider, fly and beetle; a copper kozuka of kiri mon, signed Mitsuru; a copper kozuka of dried fish, with signature Shozui; a copper kozuka of a family mon; a Nara school copper kozuka of two men resting; a Nara school copper kozuka of Hotei; a copper kozuka of Kwanyu and Komei, with signature Sangyoku Joshi; a silver kozuka of a butterfly and peony, signed Okada Masayuki; a shibuichi kozuka of a peacock, signed Umi Nokami Toshiteru; a shibuichi kozuka of a man painting a woman, signed Haruyoshi; a copper kozuka of a duck, signed Morichika; forty other kozuka; and two ji-ita. (65)


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    Provenance

    The first: R.G. McNair Scott
    The second: R.G. McNair Scott
    The eighth: Seymour Trower, no. 1621
    The fifteenth: R.G. McNair Scott
    The sixteenth: R.G. McNair Scott
    The seventeenth: R.G. McNair Scott
    The eighteenth: R.G. McNair Scott
    The nineteenth: R.G. McNair Scott
    The twentieth: Gaskell Collection
    The twenty first: R.G. McNair Scott
    The twenty second: R.G. McNair Scott