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    Sale 11930

    AN INQUIRING MIND: AMERICAN COLLECTING OF JAPANESE AND KOREAN ART

    15 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 18

    Kato Toshosai (ACT. Early 20th century)

    Bamboo basket in the form of a flower cart (hanaguruma)

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    Kato Toshosai (ACT. Early 20th century)
    Bamboo basket in the form of a flower cart (hanaguruma)
    Signed Toshosai and Toshosai kinsei (made by Toshosai)
    48 ¾ in. (123.8 cm.) long
    With wood boxes


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    For a bamboo work by the same artist in the Imperial Collection, see Regional Features of Japanese Crafts II - The World of Wood, Bamboo and Lacquer (Tokyo: Museum of the Imperial Collections, Sannomaru Shozokan, 2003), pl. 14.

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