Sale 11AS01 | Lot 7

Japanese Lacquer Writing Box

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art
Japanese Lacquer Writing Box

Lot Details

Lot 7
Japanese Lacquer Writing Box
19th Century
Of rectangular form, the lid and sides worked in gold lacquer depicting a bridge in a landscape with pine in the foreground, the lid interior designed with a roof top and tree tops, ink stone and silver water dropper. Height 2 inches, width 9 inches, depth 10 inches.


Estimate: $500 - $700
Sold for $1,062 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Lid with five small lacquer chips the largest being 1/4 inch diameter approximately. Some light wear to lid around post of bridge and by pine tree. Base with scattered lacquer chips on rim. Probable that the gold area of rim where lid fits on has been touched up. Areas of wear to lacquer interior. Foot has a 3inch long crack along one side .


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Estimate: $500 - $700
Sold for $1,062 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

Mon, Mar 21, 2011 at 10am EDT
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