London, South Kensington
22 July 1999
A rectangular brown and gold lacquer box and cover
decorated in hiramakie, takamakie and nashiji with scenes from the 'Tales of Genji' with dignitaries on terraces of pavilions overlooking pine-strewn, flowering gardens -- 6in. x 3in. x 3in. (15.8cms x 8.8cms x 9.5cms).
See Colour Plate 4.
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We go inside the foundation created 40 years ago by the printing entrepreneur and collector Daniel Terra
Explore works by the leading British artists and sculptors of the 20th century, to be offered over three auctions in London from 21–23 January