12 - 13 July 2005
A tebako [accessory box]
Signed Tanaka Kenchi (1910-1999)
The rectangular box with flushfitting cover, the metallic powder ground decorated in black, yellow, green, red and gold hiramaki-e, with butterflies among flowering yellow roses, the interior of the cover black lacquer, the box lined in mauve silk, black lacquer rims, inscribed fitted wood box
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A lacquerer from Ishikawa prefecture who exhibited at the 1940 Hoshuku-ten and at the first Nitten.
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