Offered by: Thomsen Gallery
9 East 63rd Street New York City, NY 10065 , United States Call Seller 212.288.2588


Set of Writing Box and Document Box (T-1261-1)

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  • Description
    Miyazaki Heiando
    Set of Writing Box and Document Box, 1920s
    Maki-e gold lacquer on wood with silver inlays and silver rims
    Size writing box: 1¾ x 9¾ x 7½ in (4.5 x 24.8 x 19 cm)
    Size document box: 4¾ x 16 x 12¾ in. (12.3 x 40.4 x 31.6 cm)

    Exquisite set with décor in gold maki-e on black lacquer of fall grasses and flowers and inlaid with silver characters; inside the writing a silver suiteki water dropper in moon shape, and lacquer décor of butterflies on gold nashiji ground; both boxes with silver rims.

    Each comes with its original lacquered kiri-wood storage box signed by the artist Miyazaki Heiando, each storage box inscribed on top in silver lacquer.
  • More Information
    Documentation: Signed
    Origin: Japan
    Period: 1920-1949
    Materials: Maki-e gold lacquer on wood with silver rims and inlays
    Condition: Good. Very good condition
    Creation Date: 1920's
    Styles / Movements: Modern, Asian
    Patterns: Asian/Oriental, Florals/Botanical
    Dealer Reference #: T-1261-1
    Incollect Reference #: 637896
  • Dimensions
    W. 7.48 in; H. 1.77 in; D. 9.76 in;
    W. 19 cm; H. 4.5 cm; D. 24.8 cm;
Message from Seller:

Thomsen gallery, located in a townhouse on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, offers important Japanese paintings and works of art to collectors and museums worldwide. The gallery specializes in Japanese screens and scrolls; in early Japanese tea ceramics from the medieval through the Edo periods; in masterpieces of ikebana bamboo baskets; and in gold lacquer objects.

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