• Japanese Art & Design auction at Christies

    Sale 5968

    Japanese Art & Design

    4 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 128

    A Three-Case Inro

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

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Three-Case Inro
    Signed Sadachika saku, Meiji Period (late 19th century)
    In the form of a pouch, decorated in iroe-togidashi-e with a roundel on a red ground depicting Shoki, the reverse with two ghost-like oni, the pouch clasp in silver gilt in the form of an oni and an attached gold ojime in the form of Shoki
    9cm. high


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