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    Sale 7622

    Japanese Art and Design

    11 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 220

    A group of twenty-one fuchi-kashira

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A group of twenty-one fuchi-kashira
    Edo Period (19th century)
    An iron fuchi-kashira of Kanzan and Jittoku, with signature Joi; a shakudo fuchi-kashira of a Noh mask and hat fan, signed Hiryusai; a Goto School shakudo fuchi-kashira of Noh play items; a shibuichi fuchi-kashira of peacock feathers, signed Josen; a shibuichi fuchi-kashira and kojiri of fish, shell and bamboo, with signature Yoshitoshi; a shibuichi fuchi-kashira of a crane with reeds, signed Rakuseiju; a copper fuchi-kashira of a lily, with signature Soyen; a Choshu school shibuichi fuchi-kashira of leaves; a shibuichi fuchi-kashira of a scroll, signed Yoshinobu; a Mito Kinko shibuichi fuchi-kashira of a man with child; a shakudo fuchi-kashira of pine trees and birds, signed Gantoshi Keiho; and ten others (21)


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    Provenance

    The first: R.G. McNair Scott Collection
    The second: R.G. McNair Scott Collection
    The third: R.G. McNair Scott Collection
    The fourth: R.G. McNair Scott Collection
    Peplow Collection
    The fifth: R.G McNair Scott Collection