• Japanese Art & Design auction at Christies

    Sale 5968

    Japanese Art & Design

    4 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 234

    A Shikishibako [Poem Paper Box]

    MOMOYAMA-EDO PERIOD (17TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A Shikishibako [Poem Paper Box]
    Momoyama-Edo Period (17th century)
    With plum blossom in mother-of-pearl and iroe-hiramaki-e details on a black ground, muranashiji interior
    26.2cm. long


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MIKE AND HIROKO DEAN