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    Sale 7582

    Japanese Art and Design

    14 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 183

    A five-case inro

    SIGNED KOFU SAKU, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A five-case inro
    Signed Kofu saku, Meiji Period (late 19th century)
    Decorated in red, silver and gold hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, togidashi-e and kirikane with an ox inlaid in gold, the reverse with two horses galloping in the countryside, the animals rendered in gold hirazogan and takazogan, nashiji interiors
    10cm. long


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