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Description

Lot 481

Tuesday 01 Aug, 2017 - 10.00am

A fine Japanese hardwood and shibayama two fold table screen, finely pierced and carved with chrysanthemums and each inset with shibayama panels (one on ivory and two on gold lacquer) all finely inlaid carved mother of pearl and hard stone with doves, quail, finches, and flowering branches, the reverse decorated in gold lacquer, butterflies, and various cartouche. Each fold 11ins (28cm) x 5.125ins (13cm) (Meiji period). (Gold lacquer panels cracked in various places, small pieces missing and inlay lifting)

Estimate £800 - 1,200 Sold for £800

Plus buyers premium of 27% ยป