• Japanese Art & Design auction at Christies

    Sale 5968

    Japanese Art & Design

    4 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 230

    A Suzuribako [Writing Box]

    EDO PERIOD (18TH-19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Suzuribako [Writing Box]
    Edo Period (18th-19th century)
    Of rectangular form with overhanging cover, decorated in iroe- hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, nashiji, gold and silver foil and togidashi-e with horses
    22cm. wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the collection of Robert Moore