A FINE GOLD LACQUER TEBAKO [ACCESSORY BOX] DECORATED WITH OVERLAPPING FANS, SIGNED JOKASAI, MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A FINE GOLD LACQUER TEBAKO [ACCESSORY BOX] DECORATED WITH OVERLAPPING FANS, SIGNED JOKASAI, MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A FINE GOLD LACQUER TEBAKO [ACCESSORY BOX] DECORATED WITH OVERLAPPING FANS, SIGNED JOKASAI, MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A FINE GOLD LACQUER TEBAKO [ACCESSORY BOX] DECORATED WITH OVERLAPPING FANS, SIGNED JOKASAI, MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY
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A FINE GOLD LACQUER TEBAKO [ACCESSORY BOX] DECORATED WITH OVERLAPPING FANS, SIGNED JOKASAI, MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 GBP

A FINE GOLD LACQUER TEBAKO [ACCESSORY BOX] DECORATED WITH OVERLAPPING FANS, SIGNED JOKASAI, MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 GBP

Lot Sold:43,750GBP

Lot Details

Description

THE PROPERTY OF A LONDON COLLECTOR

A FINE GOLD LACQUER TEBAKO [ACCESSORY BOX] DECORATED WITH OVERLAPPING FANS, SIGNED JOKASAI, MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY


the rectangular box with flush-fitting cover decorated in gold hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, hirame with fans depicting Japanese gardens, landscapes and flowers of the four seasons on a gyobu-hirame ground, the interior in dense nashiji

16 x 23 x 28.8 cm., 6⅓ x 9⅛ x 11⅓ in.

Condition Report

- Some slight wear to the gyobu-hirame ground.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Cataloguing

Literature

For details of Jokasai see E. A. Wrangham, The Index of of Inro Artists, (Northumberland, 1995), pp. 98-99.

Fine Japanese Art
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