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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 337

    A five-case inro and a four-case inro

    SIGNED KAJIKAWA SAKU AND KAKIHAN, EDO PERIOD (18TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A five-case inro and a four-case inro
    Signed Kajikawa saku and kakihan, Edo Period (18th century)
    Decorated in gold and silver hiramaki-e, takamaki-e and gold foil with villagers on a shoreline before Mount Fuji, the reverse with a boat on a lake; the second decorated in gold and silver hiramaki-e, gold foil and inlaid in mother-of-pearl on a black ground with a large anchor on a boat beside reeds and an attached wood netsuke of a man climbing on a large clamshell
    8.6cm. and 6cm. long (2)


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