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18th century

 

Decorated in gold takamakie with 3 shishi, rocks and peony, originally with kirigane, some lost, unsigned. With a lacquer ojime and a seal netsuke of a seated shishi, also from the 18th century.

 

L. 6.9 cm

 

The inro depicts a scene of shishi-otoshigo whereby a parent lion initiated its offspring by dropping it from the top of a rock to see if it would survive.

A four-case black lacquer inro with shishi

2.500,00 €Preis
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