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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 28

    A Three-Case Lacquer Inro

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A Three-Case Lacquer Inro
    Edo period (19th century)
    Designed in gold takamaki-e and inlaid mother-of-pearl against a kinji ground with a heron perched on a rock in waves, the reverse with reeds along a shoreline, the interiors fundame; fitted with a red-lacquer ojime and double-gourd netsuke carved in tsuishu style with scholars in a landscape
    2 3/8in. (6cm.) long


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR