13 June 2002,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,175
GBP 600 - GBP 800
A bronze inlaid circular box and cover
decorated in silver and gold in relief with a tree-lined riverscape scene with two figures in a boat beneath an overhanging prunus tree, in the sky above a European figure stands in a balloon wearing a hat and waving two flags, all within a shaped border with shells, the base incised with made in Saikyo and signed Inoue -- 5¼in. (13.4cm.) diam., (rubbing).
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