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    Sale 5361

    Christie's Interiors

    5 August 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 63

    A JAPANESE PARQUETRY AND LACQUER SHODANA (CABINET)

    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    A JAPANESE PARQUETRY AND LACQUER SHODANA (CABINET)
    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
    With variously sized drawers and doors, the whole decorated in geometric designs, the doors and the fitted stand with long scrolled feet finely decorated in iroe hiramakie, takamakie, and gold leaf depicting figures, birds and flower sprays
    27¾ x 37 7/8 x 18 5/8in. (70.5 x 96.3 x 47.3cm.)


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