Gazette Drouot logo print
Lot n° 261

A FINE OMORI SCHOOL SHIBUICHI KOZUKA DEPICTING...

result :
Not available
Estimate :
Subscribers only

A FINE OMORI SCHOOL SHIBUICHI KOZUKA DEPICTING STORMY WAVES Unsigned Japan, Omori school, 18th century, Edo period (1615-1868) Superbly chiseled and carved in takabori and katakiribori with crashing waves, writhing against each other as if driven by stormy winds, with raised crests. LENGTH 9.6 cm WEIGHT 25.2 g Condition: Very good condition with minor wear, minuscule encrustations, and a small dent to the base. Museum comparison: Compare a closely related shibuichi kozuka depicting similar waves, in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford university, accession number EA1956.3007.