Project Description

Fine lacquer kogo in early 18th century style

Of square section with bombé cover, decorated with a classic landscape with rocks, pine tree and pavilions in gold takamakie over a roiro-kinpun ground, with inlaid gold pine needles and kirigane, the sides of the bottom with rocks and ferns, the interior and base with chrysanthemums in gold hiramakie over a roiro-nashiji ground. Pewter rims

Unsigned. Circa 1900

7.4 cm across

Provenance: 

Jacques Carré, Kapellen

MR1902