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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 41

    Four lacquer kogo and a chaire [tea jar]

    EDO PERIOD (17TH - 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Four lacquer kogo and a chaire [tea jar]
    Edo Period (17th - 19th century)
    The first, circular wood decorated in iroe-hiramaki-e with maple leaves and pine needles; a circular kogo, with a flush-fitting cover in gold hiramaki-e on a black ground, the interior with flowers and grasses; a chaire and cover decorated in gold hiramaki-e on a black ground with chrysanthemums and swirling water; a circular box with flush-fitting cover decorated in gold and red hiramaki-e and inlaid in mother-of-pearl on a black ground with plum blossom, the sides with a geometric design, black lacquer interior; the last, circular, with flush-fitting cover decorated in gold hiramaki-e, gold foil and mother-of-pearl inlay on a black ground with plum blossom, nashiji interior, fundame rims
    8.7cm., 7.1cm. diam., 5.5cm. high and both 9cm. diam. (4)


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    Provenance

    The last, Greenfield Collection