• Japanese Art & Design auction at Christies

    Sale 5968

    Japanese Art & Design

    4 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 232

    A Kodansu [Small Chest]

    SIGNED KOZAN, EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Kodansu [Small Chest]
    Signed Kozan, Edo Period (19th century)
    Of rectangular form, with hinged door opening to reveal three drawers, decorated in gold and silver hiramaki-e, togidashi-e and gold foil with a spider and web, engraved silver fittings
    11.5cm. long


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN LADY