Persimmon-wood Maki-e small incense box (Souki Kitahama)

¥45,000

In stock

Area of productionJapan
PeriodModern
MaterialWood, lacquer, silver and gold
Artist Kitahama Souki (1953-)
ConditionPerfect
Size6.8cm×5.7cm Height 3cm
BoxBox with Artist signature
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Description

It is a “bunko”(document box) style incense box by Souki Kitahama, a master of traditional Wajima lacquer ware, with maki-e(gold lacquer on wood) that uses black persimmons. The dense and cute work that was done carefully gives off a sense of delicacy and sensibility that is unique to women